Steven M. Graffunder

Primary Areas of Practice:

Steven M. Graffunder is a shareholder in the firm and is the chair of the firm's Real Estate Department. Steve practices primarily in the areas of commercial and residential real estate, construction law, mechanic's liens, and banking law. He is a Real Property Law Specialist certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association. He is a member of the Hennepin County Bar Association Real Property Section, and is a member of the Minnesota and Hennepin County Bar Associations.

Read More
Bar Admissions
  • Minnesota, 1984
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1997
  • Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1984
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence

Honors: Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Torts; Agency and Partnership

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1981
    B.S.B., Bachelor of Science in Business

Certifications and Specialties:
Real Property Law Specialist, Certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association

Honors and Awards
  • Minnesota Super Lawyer (2003-2009, 2011-2019)
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Member, Section of Real Property
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Member, Section of Real Property
  • Brooklyn Community Chamber of Commerce
  • Past President and Board Member
  • Brooklyn Center Jaycees
  • Past President
  • Earle Brown Days Celebration, Brooklyn Center Annual Celebration
  • Past Board Member
  • North Hennepin Leadership Academy
  • Graduate of the Charter Class

We are beyond excited and I feel so honored the way you were able to capture our purpose and articulate so eloquently onto paper our mission. Thank you once again for your guidance and professionalism, as well as kindness. I haven’t worked with many lawyers, and I feel very fortunate I found you online!

View Testimonials

Questions? Contact Our Law Office Today.

Contact Us