ACTLM Welcomes New Member Peter J. Kestner

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Posted by ACTLM
3 years ago | May 4, 2021

The Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota (ACTLM) is pleased to welcome Peter J. Kestner into membership.  Mr. Kestner is certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Truck Accident Law.   Certified trial lawyers have successfully completed numerous jury trials and demonstrated superior knowledge, skill and integrity in the legal profession.  This achievement is earned by fewer than 3 percent of all licensed Minnesota attorneys.

Mr. Kestner is a co-founder of the law firm McEwen & Kestner located in Inver Grove Heights.  His practice is focused on truck accident cases.   His firm’s website profile notes:

“Peter Kestner has extensive experience with truck accident cases, both as a private attorney and representative for trucking insurers.  Peter has also served as personal counsel to policy holders in disputes with their insurers as well as serving as an expert witness in insurance litigation matters. He sits on the Executive Committee of AAJ’s Interstate Trucking Litigation Group, he is the Amicus Committee Chair for AAJ’s Interstate Trucking Litigation Group and its Special Project Director, he is on the board of directors of Minnesota Association for Justice and he also holds a CPCU professional designation in insurance.  He has litigated truck accident cases in 19 different states in both State and federal Court.  He is also Board Certified in Truck Accident Litigation in Minnesota by the National Board of Trial Advocates (NBTA).”

More information about Peter, can be located on his website,

ACTLM is a professional association of experienced Minnesota trial lawyers from all Minnesota judicial districts who have been certified as civil or criminal trial specialists by the Minnesota State Bar Association or the National Board of Trial Advocacy.