Christopher R. Sall

Chris Sall is a partner in Hellmuth & Johnson’s litigation and transactional groups, where he works closely with businesses and individuals in a wide range of areas.

Chris obtained his J.D. from Mitchell Hamline School of Law. He earned his B.A. from the University of St. Thomas.



  • Defended and absolved national retailer from liability arising out of a multi-million dollar products liability action brought by injured party. (Piland v. Markwort Sporting Goods, Inc., et al.)
  • Represented national property management firm at arbitration hearing and obtained favorable decision for client. (Veritas Holdings v. Northpoint Asset Management)
  • Represented purchaser of business against sellers alleging fraud and misrepresentation by sellers and reached settlement for client in excess of one million dollars. (Capstone, Inc. v. Bethesda et al.)
  • Represented minority shareholder of business in buy-out negotiations with national insurance brokerage.
  • Represented 50/50 owner of local restaurant chain defeating all allegations brought by partner for breach of fiduciary duty and subsequently negotiated favorable buy-out terms for client.
  • Represented employee in discrimination action (gender and disability) against former employer; securing settlement in excess of $300,000.  (Wright v. AAPA/TCAA)

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Thought Leadership


  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member, Federal Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ – Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Real Estate, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Real Estate Law: 2022-2023

Past Seminars