Marc G. Kurzman

Marc G. Kurzman

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Marc G. Kurzman is a litigator with 35+ years experience trying cases in state and federal courts. A graduate of New York University Law School, he wins over 85% of his trials; with an even higher success rate negotiating satisfactory outcomes.

He is admitted to practice in Minnesota, Florida and New York. His clients have included lawyers, physicians, teachers, child care and foster care providers, victims of abuse and victims of false allegations of abuse, law enforcement officers, legislators, business owners and other professionals.

Marc has also been an Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota, a lecturer at Continuing Education Programs in Minnesota and numerous other states, a Patent Attorney and a Pharmacist. His practice emphasis is business-employment-harassment related litigation and planning, criminal defense and family law.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Criminal Defense; General
  • Employment Litigation
  • General Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1971
  • Minnesota, 1972
  • Florida, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1976
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1974
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1971


  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1971
    • Honors: Did Coursework for LLM International Trade
  • University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island
    • B.S.Ph., Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy - 1968

Representative Clients

  • Environmental


  • Institute for Environmental Assessment
  • First Bank Systems


  • Defense of Criminal Cases/Experts, Kentucky Continuing Legal Education Ws. P.D., 1985 - 1988
  • Product Liability/Formaldehyde, Minnesota Institute of Legal Education, 1982
  • Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota
  • Lecturer, Continuing Education Programs in Minnesota

Pro Bono Activities

  • Christopher St., 1972 - 1976
  • Minnesota Institute of Black Chemical Abuse, 1972 - 1980
  • Hennepin County LAC, 1972 - 1988


  • French
  • Spanish


  • Alpha Epsilon Pi