Umut Ozturk

Professional Profile
Umut focuses his practice in the areas of business litigation, immigration law, professional liability and financial services litigation. Born in Istanbul and fluent in Turkish, he immigrated to the United States 27 years ago and brings a multi-cultural awareness to his practice. Umut received his J.D. from the University of Minnesota. While in school, he externed in the legal department of Tennant Co, a world-leading industrial cleaning manufacturer, where he participated in company investigations and provided litigation support for employment and personal injury cases.  In his free time, Umut has coached many elite youth soccer teams, and remains active in Minnesota, mentoring high level athletes to attain goals of collegiate play.

Law School
University of Minnesota Law School                                                            

College
The University of Southern Mississippi                                                                     

Member
Minnesota State Bar Association
Ramsey County Bar Association
American Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
The Association of the Bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Federal Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Twin Cities Diversity in Practice

Admitted
Minnesota; U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit