Timothy J. Henkel

Timothy J. Henkel

Partner since 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Tim Henkel is a litigator and business transactions lawyer. Whether it is a complex insurance contract issue involving multiple institutional and large corporate entities in Federal Court or routine merchant contracts, Tim is deeply analytical, organized, prepared and thorough. Perhaps more importantly, Tim achieves excellent results for firm clients with a solutions oriented approach. Tim gets client matters resolved and enjoys the process.

Tim began his legal career as a Judicial Law Clerk in Freeborn County District Court, and then joined the firm in 2009 where Tim has since become a partner. Tim routinely litigates commercial, collection, ERISA and health care related disputes in state and federal courts.

When not practicing law, Tim is spending time with his wife and two boys. Tim enjoys golf, reading, travel, cheering on Minnesota sports teams and cooking.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Civil Litigation - Health Care Provider Representation
  • 15% Business Litigation
  • 5% Business Transaction

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • Wisconsin
  • Arizona
  • Texas


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D. cum laude - 2008
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A. - 2002
    • Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Healthcare Financial Management Association, Member
  • Texas State Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • State of Minnesota, Judicial Law Clerk, 2008 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Mitchell Mentor Program, 2009 - 2011
  • Minnesota Fourth Judicial District - Volunteer Ethic Investigator, 2012 - 2013