Richard A. Riemer

Erstad and Riemer PA B&W-100009Contact:
Phone: 952-837-3242
Fax:  952-767-7242

Richard Riemer is a shareholder and one of the founders of Erstad & Riemer, P.A. He is currently serving as President of the firm. He has concentrated his practice in workers’ compensation law since 1980.

Born in Albert Lea, Minnesota, Mr. Riemer was admitted to the Minnesota Bar in 1976 and the Federal Courts in 1983. He practiced with the State of Minnesota as a compensation attorney and defended the State in workers’ compensation cases until 1981. At that time, he went into private practice where he focused on workers’ compensation defense work. He joined in the formation of Erstad & Riemer, P.A. in 1990.

Mr. Riemer has made numerous appellate appearances before the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals and the Minnesota Supreme Court. He also has presented at continuing legal education seminars regarding workers’ compensation topics. He serves as a Hearing Examiner for the Prairie Island Indian Community and under the Amerind Tribal Employee plans.


  • University of MN (B.A., 1973)
  • University of MN (J.D., 1976)


  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association

Practice Areas:

  • Workers’ Compensation

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