Vince C. Reuter

Vince C. Reuter focuses his practice on government contracts, commercial litigation, and admiralty and maritime law. He has represented parties in state and federal court, including litigating contract disputes against the Federal Government in the United States Court of Federal Claims and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Within the area of admiralty and maritime law, Vince's advanced education and experience provide clients with specialized expertise in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes region.

Vince received his J.D. cum laude from Hamline University School of Law and his LL.M. in Admiralty Law from Tulane University Law School, where he was a Maritime Law Fellow.


  • B.S., Information Systems, Minnesota State University, Mankato (2002)
  • J.D., cum laude, Hamline University School of Law (2008)
  • LL.M. in Admiralty, Tulane University Law School (2009)

Employment History

  • Eckland & Blando LLP, Minneapolis, MN, 2012-present
  • Cartner & Fiske, LLC, Washington D.C., 2009-2011
  • Fabyanske, Westra, Hart & Thomson, P.A., Minneapolis, MN, 2002-2005


  • National Contract Management Association (NCMA)
    • Board Member, Twin Cities Chapter, 2013-Present
    • President, Twin Cities Chapter, 2015-2016
  • Federal Bar Association
    • Minnesota Chapter
    • Admiralty Law Section
    • Federal Litigation Section
    • Government Contracts Section
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
    • Proctor in Admiralty
    • Member, Practice and Procedure Committee
    • Member, Inland Waters and Towing Committee
    • Member, Marine Insurance and General Average Committee
    • Member, Recreational Boating Committee
    • Member, Marine Torts and Casualties
  • American Bar Association
    • Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section
    • Member, Business Litigation Committee
    • Member, Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • State of Minnesota
  • State of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
  • United States Court of International Trade
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


  • Minnesota State Bar Association North Star Lawyer recognition for providing pro bono service