Why Choose Us

The law firm of Eckland & Blando initially was founded to serve the needs of corporations, partnerships, and individuals based in the Upper Midwest who do business with Government agencies at all levels. We are the only law firm in the region that devotes its practice to government procurement law and related forms of government dispute resolution with Government Agencies.

We have strong roots in the local community and over fifty years of combined experience dealing with Government Agencies, including extensive experience resolving contract award controversies and disputes about contract performance. The government contracts lawyers at Eckland & Blando will take the time to understand your business and have the knowledge, experience, and skill to fight for your business and protect your interests. Our goal is always to make sure that Government Agencies understand the realities of competitive business in this new electronic age and that they honor their commitments to you.

In addition, because we also have worked closely with government agencies, we understand the responsibilities and concerns of government decision-makers. For this reason, we know what it takes to present your case persuasively and in a cost-effective manner.


Eckland and Blando has received an "AV" rating by Martindale-Hubbell, an organization which has been providing peer-review ratings for attorneys for over 100 years. It is estimated that only 18% of all lawyers ever obtain an "AV" rating, the highest rating possible. This rating means other attorneys have determined that our work "has reached the height of professional excellence," that our substantive legal ability is "very high to preeminent," and that our ethical standards are "very high."

For more information about Eckland & Blando, please contact our law firm at 612-236-0160 or submit the firm's online contact form.