Areas of Practice
College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, B.A. in Political Science and minor in Spanish, 2003
University of St. Thomas School of Law, J.D. 2006
Katie H. Storms
Assistant Lisa Velazquez
Assistant Phone 612-746-0130
Katie Storms is an associate at Lind, Jensen, Sullivan & Peterson, P.A. Katie focuses her practice on insurance defense litigation, primarily in the workers’ compensation arena. Katie specializes in representing employers and insurers in a variety of complex employment and workers’ compensation issues. She enjoys cultivating relationships with both employers and insurers alike, providing exceptional legal representation and trial advocacy on her clients’ behalf. Katie joined the firm from Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager, P.A. where she began her legal career, working first as a clerk before becoming an associate and shareholder. Katie has also given presentations on the ethical obligations of an attorney and frequently lectures on the practice of workers’ compensation law. Outside of her law practice, Katie enjoys spending time with her two children, her golden retriever, reading and cooking.
Honors & Awards
2006 National Negotiation Competition
2006 Regional Negotiation Competition
2006 Dean's Award Recipient in Workers' Compensation
2010 Distinguished Coach Award - St. Thomas Moot Court Program
Professional Associations & Memberships
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Published Works / Presentations
"It's Not Easy Being Green", CLE at New Lawyer CLE, February 2013
Client Presentations and Seminars:
"Work Comp 101"
"Ethical Communications with Medical Providers"
"Attorney Fee Jeopardy"
"The Price is Right"