Tessa A. Mansfield
Attorney - Minneapolis
Bar Admissions: Minnesota
Practice Groups: Commercial Litigation, Employment Law & Litigation
Education: William Mitchell College of Law, 2014, JD - magna cum laude; University of Minnesota, 2008, B.A., Anthropology
Memberships: Minnesota State Bar Association; American Bar Association; Hennepin County Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association
Tessa Mansfield is an attorney in Foley & Mansfield’s Minneapolis office. She practices in the areas of commercial litigation, employment and real estate.
Tessa represents mortgage lenders in foreclosure-related matters. She also has experience defending employers against discrimination and retaliation claims.
During law school, Tessa was a student attorney with the Edina City prosecutor, assisting in misdemeanor cases. Her role included appearing in front of the judge for initial arraignment, discussing options and possible plea deals with pro se defendants, presenting plea deals to the judge, preparing memoranda of law for various motions, and engaging in other research. She also was a staff member on the William Mitchell Law Review.
IN THE NEWS
Foley & Mansfield Minneapolis partner Lisa Lamm Bachman, assisted by attorney Tessa Mansfield, successfully defended our client in this highly convoluted and contentious closely-held shareholder dispute, fraught with false representations and bad faith on the part of the plaintiff.