Killian J. Commers


Phone: 612.341.0400
Fax: 612.341.0844
Office: Minneapolis

Killian is an associate at Zimmerman Reed, working in the firm’s Minneapolis office. His practice focuses on employee rights, sports law, complex consumer protection and privacy violations, and financial fraud cases.

Prior to joining the firm, Killian represented and advised businesses, including Fortune 500 companies in commercial, product, and professional liability litigation matters. He gained extensive experience in the discovery process, including expert discovery, dispositive motion practice, and settlement negotiations.

Killian is a graduate of Marquette University Law School. While in law school, Killian was a finalist in the Jenkins Honors Moot Court Competition and recognized with the Franz C. Eschweller award for best legal brief. As a law student, Killian participated in national moot court and negotiation competitions and served on the editorial of the Marquette Sports Law Review. Killian also worked as a judicial intern at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Killian is licensed to practice law in Illinois and Wisconsin.

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin


  • J.D., Marquette University Law School
  • B.S., Creighton University, Heider College of Business

Practice Areas