Welcome to Cook Law & ADR, PLLC. We are a law firm committed to service and distinction. We are focused on providing sound advice, efficient advocacy, and a range of alternatives. It is our goal to help you assess, pursue, and resolve your legal matters.


Timothy Cook is an attorney with over thirty years of experience at two highly regarded Saint Paul-Minneapolis law firms. Mr. Cook specializes in the areas of Minnesota construction law, Minnesota construction defects, Minnesota real estate issues, and general business and employment legal matters. Cook Law & ADR also focuses on providing alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services. ADR services are crucial when resolving grievances in a fair manner.


At Cook Law & ADR, we understand the value of a hard-earned dime and the importance of helping you maximize your legal dollar. Together we will work closely with you so as to best protect your best interests, and not simply to cultivate our own.  We will endeavor to fully understand your situation in order to provide you with the best advice on your legal rights and options. Advocacy will be pursued on your behalf when and as necessary. We will assist you with a wide range of alternatives that could help you get your matter resolved. Some alternative options could prevent spending years and thousands of dollars to protect your legal and financial interests.


At Cook Law & ADR, PLLC, we know our limits. If our law firm proves to not be a good fit for you, we will help you find quality and competent legal counsel who can help. We enjoy a wide network of qualified attorneys to whom we can and will refer you at no cost. With years of knowledge and experience, and with our focus firmly set on you, we can help.


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Chart a course that will allow you the best opportunity to realize your goals and avoid needless scrutiny and costly litigation. Practical legal advice early in your project or plan often proves to be invaluable. Protect yourself with contracts, clarity, and a course best obtained through sound counsel.


Sometimes things just do not work out as you expected. Your best laid plans go off track. Your dreams become nightmares. People turn rigid, unfair, hostile, and simply unreasonable. Firm and focused advocacy from a skilled trial lawyer is sometimes simply a must to best protect what is yours.


When the scepter of disputes and the weight of litigation are at or near your door, look to move the fight to the private confines of a variety alternate dispute resolution mechanisms. With ADR you - not a judge or jury of potentially hostile strangers - control your outcome and decide your fate.