Patrisha M. Garger

Pattie Garger is an associate attorney in Hellmuth & Johnson’s litigation group. Pattie takes the time to get to know you, and your business, in order to provide the best possible service.

Prior to joining the firm, Pattie has represented clients in many areas, including insurance claim matters, restoration contractor representation, business litigation, non-compete disputes, family law and cannabis regulation. Before attending law school, she was a litigation paralegal. Pattie’s experience also includes handling storm and property damage insurance claims for one of Minnesota’s largest restoration companies, which gives her practice a unique perspective for contractors, subcontractors and property managers.  She also sat on the Board of Directors for a property damage adjuster association as the representative voice for vendors serving the insurance industry.

Pattie graduated from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. She obtained her B.A. from Regis University, where she graduated summa cum laude. Pattie is licensed to practice in Minnesota.



  • Successfully defended a Mechanic’s Lien for a large non-profit commercial building
  • Successfully defended a company providing storage for restoration contractors against a frivolous claim for mice intrusion

In The News

Thought Leadership


  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member, Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Member, International Cannabis Bar Association
  • Co-Chair, CLE Committee for Hennepin County Bar Association (New Lawyer’s Section)
  • BOMA Social Committee, 2016

Honors & Awards

  • Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society

Past Seminars