Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Kyle B. Mansfield

Managing Partner


Bar Admissions: Minnesota; New York; North Dakota; Wisconsin; Kansas (inactive)

Practice Groups: Toxic Tort / Mass Tort; Personal Injury Defense; Product Liability; Construction Law & Litigation; Insurance Coverage

Education: University of Kansas, 1984, JD

Memberships: Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM); Defense Research Institute (DRI); Minnesota State Bar Association; North Dakota Bar Association; Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS); State Bar of Wisconsin; Twin Cities Diversity in Practice; Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Products Liability Committee; New York State Bar Association


Kyle Mansfield has a strong business background and nearly 30 years of experience as one of the nation's top litigators. Kyle focuses his practice in the areas of toxic torts and mass litigation, product liability, environmental law, insurance coverage and litigation, construction law, and general liability and civil litigation.

Kyle oversees the firm's extensive asbestos defense work for dozens of clients across the country. He has successfully resolved numerous asbestos cases and has tried cases to verdict in state and federal courts in both Minnesota and North Dakota. In addition to asbestos-related cases, he has tried cases involving construction defect, personal injury, and toxic poisoning.

Kyle brings outstanding negotiating skills to his clients’ defense, directing the firm’s attorneys in seeking cost-effective resolution of client matters. He and the firm’s attorneys often bring parties together to resolve claims before they evolve into expensive, time-consuming legal battles. He provides clients with exceptional legal strategies and defense, with the experience and knowledge to try cases to a successful conclusion.

Under Kyle's leadership, Foley & Mansfield has succeeded in becoming one of the nation's leading litigation law firms, serving clients ranging in size from multi-million dollar corporations to small businesses and their owners.

The talent and energy our attorneys bring to their clients make me proud to be part of this firm.


July 9, 2018
Seven Foley & Mansfield Attorneys Named to 2018 Super Lawyer, Rising Stars List

Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that seven attorneys in the firm’s Minneapolis office have been named to the 2018 Minnesota Super Lawyers® and Rising Star® Lists.


July 6, 2016
Six Attorneys Named to 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyer, Rising Stars Lists

Six attorneys from the firm's Minneapolis office have been named to the 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyers list.


June 8, 2016
Client Alert: Minnesota Asbestos Trial Verdict Changes Historical Settlement Values

Prior to today’s Conda verdict, the average jury verdict value for a wrongful death case here in Minnesota was approximately $400,000.



  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Minnesota Super Lawyers® - 2003-2004, 2006-2018
  • Super Lawyers® Business Edition - Litigation - 2014


Beyond his dedication to professional excellence and meeting the needs of our clients, Kyle strongly believes in meeting needs through community service and charitable contributions. In 2003, he founded Foley & Mansfield’s Pro Bono Practice Group and dedicated an attorney to oversee this program. He is personally very active in this group’s efforts.


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