John M. Dornik ’89

Adjunct: General Curriculum
  • Shareholder, Siegel Brill, P.A.
  • St. Mary's College, B.A.
  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.

Mondale Hall, 229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Adjunct Professor John Dornik ’89 is currently a shareholder at Siegel Brill, P.A., specializing in the practice area of personal injury. He joined the Law School faculty in 2016 where he teaches Product Liability Law. 

Dornik is a Certified Civil Trial Specialist certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association. An attorney for more than 28 years, he has tried medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, product liability, wrongful death, aviation, and sexual assault cases to juries. 

Among the honors Dornik has received are the Minnesota Attorney of the Year in 2004 and 2016 and the sole recipient of the Minnesota State Bar Association Professional Excellence Award in 2017. He is a past President of the Hennepin County Bar Association. He received his J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1989.


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