Wendy M. Bratten

Professional Profile
Wendy, an associate at Larson • King, focuses her practice in the areas of business litigation, labor and employment, products liability, and professional liability.  Prior to joining Larson • King, Wendy clerked for the Honorable Edward T. Wahl in Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District, where she worked on a wide range of civil cases in various stages of litigation.

Wendy graduated from William Mitchell College of Law, where she served as the managing editor of the school’s Intellectual Property Law Review.  Wendy also achieved success on multiple moot court teams, placing as a regional semifinalist in the Giles S. Rich Moot Court, and as a school finalist and national competitor in the Ruby R. Vale Corporate Law Moot Court.

Wendy received her Bachelor of Science in Genetics, Cell Biology and Development from the University of Minnesota.  During her time there, Wendy worked at the medical school, researching biochemistry, molecular biology, and biophysics.

In her free time, Wendy volunteers for Global Rights for Women, a non-profit organization that works around the world to achieve domestic violence policy reform.  Wendy also enjoys running, reading, backpacking, and ballet.

Law School
William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2014
Dean’s List
Merit Scholar
CALI Award, Patent Litigation
Achievement in Public Service Award

University of Minnesota, B.S., 2009

Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
Defense Research Institute
Ramsey County Bar Association
Minnesota Women Lawyers
National Association of Women Lawyers

U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota

Publications & Seminars
Contributor, Bradford Colbert & Frances Kern, The 1963 Criminal Code: Looking Back and Looking Forward: A Brief History of the Development of Minnesota’s Criminal Law, Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. 1441 (2013).