900 IDS Center
80 South 8TH Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402
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Harry Andrew Frankman

  • Owner/Partner


Minneapolis, MN





Contact me today via email at [email protected].

Harry Andrew Frankman is a Partner at Leland J. Frankman Law Office. Harry has focused his practice on representing landowners in eminent domain/condemnation cases and has experience with all aspects of this complex and specialized area of the law. Harry has served as Treasurer of the Minnesota Eminent Domain Institute (MEDI) and is the current Vice President and a board member of MEDI. Leland J. Frankman Law Offices has practiced in the area of eminent domain for over 40 years and has a solid winning record representing clients from the small homeowner to larger commercial clients. During law school, Harry was a prosecutor under the student practice rules and now defends some criminal cases. Harry sits on the board of non-profit organizations and has served on many political candidates' finance committees. Harry believes that getting along with people and providing attentive representation is crucial to any attorney-client relationship.

Harry graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School, cum laude, and is also admitted to the Florida Bar.

Areas of Practice

  • Eminent Domain/Condemnation 80%
  • Criminal Defense 10%
  • Real Estate 10%

Litigation Percentage

  • 70% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • Florida


  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Cases

  • County of Dakota v. Cameron, 839 N.W.2d 700 (Minn. 2013), 2013, Minnesota Supreme Court


  • Former U.S. Senator Rudy Boschwitz


  • Minnesota Continuing Legal Education (CLE), 02/26/2016 to 02/26/2016
  • Eminent Domain 2016-New Developments in Condemnation Law, Hennepin County Bar Association (CLE) and Minnesota Eminent Domain Institute (MEDI), 06/30/2016 to 06/30/2016
  • The 2019 Conference on Eminent Domain Practice , Minnesota CLE, 04/18/2019 to 04/18/2019

Honors and Awards

  • Named an attorney "Rising Star" by Law and Politics and Mpls/St. Paul Magazines

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Member
  • Florida Bar , Member
  • Minnesota Eminent Domain Institute (MEDI), Former Treasurer
  • Minnesota Eminent Domain Institute (MEDI), Board Member, 2005 to Present
  • Minnesota Eminent Domain Institute (MEDI), Vice President, 04/2019 to Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Frankman Law Offices, PLLC