Practice Overview

James K. Sander has 40 years of experience representing clients in the construction industry as an advocate in lien, surety bond and contract matters. Jim enjoys working closely with Minnesota and national suppliers and contractors consulting and advising on how to protect and collect their all-important accounts receivable, and resolve contract issues and construction defect disputes.

Representative Experience

  • Prepared, recorded and enforced hundreds of mechanics lien and surety bond claims for construction industry clients.
  • Counsel for lien claimant in the trial and appeal of a mechanics lien priority dispute in the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
  • Has taken multiple mechanic’s lien cases from lien recording through mediation, trial and sheriff’s foreclosure sale.



Bar Admissions
  • Minnesota, 1976
  • Wisconsin, 1982


Education

  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, MN; 1976, J.D.
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; 1972, B.A. American Studies magna cum laude