J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 1993, William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
B.A., Cum Laude, 1990, Augustana College, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Awards & Honors
AV Rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell
Minnesota Super Lawyer
Top 50 Women Attorneys in Minnesota in 2014
Ms. Ebert joined the firm in 1994, becoming a Shareholder in 1998. Ms. Ebert was elected CEO for the 2017 calendar year. She was the first woman to serve as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and was on the firm’s Board of Directors between 2003 to 2010, and again beginning in 2014 to the present. Ms. Ebert is active and holds, or has held, leadership roles in national, state and local professional organizations including the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Minnesota Women Lawyers, and the Seventh District Bar Association. Ms. Ebert served as President of the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association in 2014-2015, and is currently the Outstate Representative on the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Governing Council, the Minnesota State Chair for the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, and a member of Minnesota Women Lawyers’ Advisory Board. She is an AV Rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, a Minnesota Super Lawyer, and was named to the list of Top 50 Women Attorneys in Minnesota in 2014.
Ms. Ebert practices in the area of civil litigation, with a focus on employment and government liability, insurance coverage, and general casualty law. Ms. Ebert represents government entities, corporations, and individuals at all stages of the litigation process, including before appellate courts. She counsels employers on policies and procedures, conducts employment-related investigations, and represents employers in conjunction with charges of discrimination filed with state and federal investigatory agencies. Ms. Ebert is a frequent lecturer to colleagues, as well as employees, supervisors, and human resource professionals, on employment-related matters including hiring, firing and discipline, workplace behavior, employee evaluations, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and anti-discrimination legislation. Ms. Ebert also represents individuals and businesses in matters involving personal injuries, premises liability, wrongful death, and insurance coverage.
Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, State Chair, 2009 - Present
Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, Executive Council, Class of 2016
John E. Simonett American Inn of Court, President, 2007 - 2008
Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 2006 - Present
Minnesota State Bar Association, Minnesota Women Lawyers Association's representative to the Council, 2006 - 2012
Minnesota Women Lawyers Association, Organizer, Central Minnesota Chapter
Minnesota Women Lawyers Association, President, Central Minnesota Chapter, 1999
Stearns/Benton County Bar Association, Program Committee Chair, 1996-97; 1997-98
Name: Dyan J Ebert
Law Firm: Quinlivan & Hughes, P.A.
Address: 1740 West St. Germain Street St. Cloud MN 56302
Phone: 320 200-4928
Website URL: http://www.quinlivan.com/About-Us/Dyan-J-Ebert.shtml