Lee M. Grossman is an associate attorney at Severson, Wogsland & Liebl, P.C. Lee’s primary areas of practice are business and commercial law and civil litigation. Lee is located in Fargo, North Dakota. Prior to joining SW&L, Lee was a general practice attorney for a small law firm in Valley City. Before private practice, he was a prosecutor for eight years, including four years as Barnes County State’s Attorney. Lee has extensive courtroom experience in all stages of trial and has appeared and argued many times before the North Dakota Supreme Court.
Lee attended Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, earning Bachelor of Arts degrees in History and Political Science. After graduating Concordia College, Lee attended the University of North Dakota School of Law. While in law school he concentrated on trial advocacy courses and wrote an article for the North Dakota Law Review.
Honors and Recognitions
Lee is a past member of the Board of Governors for the State Bar Association of North Dakota, past president of the Southeast Judicial District Bar Association, and a past board member of the Abused Persons Outreach Center in Valley City. He is an adjunct professor at Valley City State University, teaching criminal justice.
Lee grew up in Velva, North Dakota. He had several jobs in high school and college, including working for his father’s tree removal service, working for his grandfather’s construction company, working for a moving company, and landscaping. He was a three-year letter winner in football while at Concordia College. Lee is no stranger to hard work.
Lee and his wife Megan have two children. His spare time is taken up by his kids, his dog, and attempting to fix up his house.
North Dakota, 2005
District of North Dakota, 2007
“Oil and Gas Law – When It Comes to Restrictive Employment Covenants, Whose Idea of ‘Reasonable’ is Correct, the Oil Company’s or the Landman’s?” 82 N.D. L. Rev. 555