Robert O. Straughn

Environmental, Mediation
U.S. Bancorp Center, 800 Nicollet Mall, Suite 2600
Minneapolis, Minnesota 554027035



1976, Minnesota

Law School

William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1976

Law School Graduation Year



University of Toledo; University of Minnesota, B.S., 1965; University of Minnesota, M.S.C.E., 1971


Hennepin County (Member, Real Estate Section, Environmental Law Committee), Minnesota State (Member, Real Property Law and Environmental and Natural Resources Sections) and American (Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Section) Bar Associations; Christian Legal Society.


Phi Eta Sigma; Chi Epsilon. Licensed Professional Engineer, Minnesota, 1973. Certified Real Property Law Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association. Recognized by Leading American Attorneys and Twin Cities Business Monthly as one of Minnesota's leading commercial real estate lawyers. Member, Board of Directors, 1986-1992; Secretary, 1991-1992, Ramsey County Historical Society. Delegate, 1986-1990, 1999-2001; Chairman, 1987-1990, St. Anthony Park Community Council. Member, Board of Directors, 1990-1994; President, 1992-1993, Midway Chamber of Commerce. Board of Directors, 1992-1993, St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors, 1994-2000, 2001-2002; President, 1996-1997, University UNITED. Delegate, 1999-2001; Co-Chair, 2000-2001; University Avenue Corridor Initiative.