Roger N. Knutson

Roger N. Knutson

Phone: 651-234-6215


 Roger N. Knutson

Roger N. Knutson is a shareholder with Campbell Knutson and practices in the areas of General Municipal, Land Use and Labor and Employment. Roger is the City Attorney for the cities of Chanhassen, Edina, Falcon Heights, Lakeville, Plymouth and Cannon Falls. Roger has extensive experience advising elected and appointed city officials and staff on all aspects of municipal law. Roger has been retained by numerous cities throughout the state for special projects.

Roger has lectured to state and national planning associations, the League of Minnesota Cities, the Minnesota Township Association, I.C.M.A., the Sensible Land Use Coalition, and Continuing Legal Education classes for attorneys on various municipal law topics including zoning, development issues, impact fees and employment law.

Areas of Practice: General Municipal
Labor and Employment
Land Use

Education: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA LAW SCHOOLMinneapolis, Minnesota
Juris Doctorate, cum laude

ST. OLAF COLLEGE Northfield, Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts, cum laude
Major: Philosophy

Bar Admissions: Minnesota Supreme Court
United States District Court, District of Minnesota
United States Supreme Court

Professional Associations/Memberships:
Minnesota Association of City Attorneys (Past President)
American Planning Association
International Municipal Lawyer Association
Minnesota Public Employer Labor Relations Association
Minnesota State Bar Association (Public Law Section)
Dakota County Bar Association
Sensible Land Use Coalition (Director)

Honors and Awards: Roger is listed in the Business Guidebook to Law and
Leading Attorneys
 as a “Super Lawyer”. Martindale-Hubbell
Law Directory
 awarded him an “AV” rating, the highest possible
rating with regard to legal acumen and ethical practices.