Chuck is an associate at Zimmerman Reed concentrating his practice in the consumer protection area and representing individuals injured by defective drugs or faulty medical devices. In the consumer protection context, Chuck represents public entities seeking recovery and finding solutions for the rampant harm caused nation-wide by the opioid crisis. He has also successfully represented individuals with claims under the TCPA. In the medical arena, he represents patients who took Abilify and experienced financial devastation as a result of compulsive gambling associated with the top-selling drug and patients who experienced severe injuries after taking the diabetes drug, Invokana. He also supports the firm’s efforts in helping patients and families affected by the Stryker LFIT V40, involving recalled femoral heads that have been associated with hip replacement failure. Prior to joining Zimmerman Reed, Chuck worked at a multi-state trial and litigation firm advocating for injured clients.
A magna cum laude graduate from the University of Minnesota Law School, Chuck was a symposium editor for Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice. He was a three-year consecutive Dean’s List recipient and received the First Amendment law Book Award, a prestigious award for having the highest score in the class. He externed for the Honorable Mark Wernick of the Hennepin County District Court where he prepared and drafted memoranda and conducted legal research. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Williams College. Chuck is licensed to practice before, and is a member in good standing of, the Bar of the State of Minnesota, the Bar of the State of California, and is admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
- American Association for Justice
- Minnesota State Bar Association
- J.D., Magna Cum Laude, University of Minnesota Law School
- B.A., English, Williams College