Margaret A. Skelton
Margaret Skelton is a Shareholder of Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney. She has been
practicing for over 20 years in the areas of labor and employment law, school law,
municipal law and general civil litigation. She represents public entities
including school districts, cities and counties in all aspects of public sector
employment law. She routinely represents management in grievance arbitrations,
interest arbitrations and negotiations of collective bargaining agreements. She has
tried cases to juries in state and federal court on a variety of matters. She has
also argued before the Minnesota Supreme Court, Minnesota Court of Appeals and
Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Prior to joining Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney, Ms. Skelton was an Assistant St. Paul City Attorney in the civil litigation division. She advised and defended the City of St. Paul in a variety of lawsuits in state and federal court.
When she is not representing public entities, Margaret enjoys watching her two boys in their various school sporting events (hockey, basketball, soccer, track, golf); waterskiing and hiking.
-Emerson v. Independent School District No. 199, 809 N.W.2d 679 (Minn. 2012)
-Blumhardt v. Independent School District No. 361, 2012 WL 16589222 (Minn. App. 2012)
-Mumid et. al. v. Minneapolis Public Schools, 618 F.3d 789 (8th Cir. 2010)
-M.Y. et. al. v. Special School District No. 1, 544 F.3d 885 (8th Cir. 2008)