Adjunct/Affiliated Professor Professor of Law
Attorney, Eckberg Lammers
Joe Van Thomme is a lead prosecuting attorney at the firm of Eckberg Lammers. He specializes in criminal prosecution for fifteen metro area communities. From charges to jury verdict, he handles all facets of misdemeanor prosecution. He is a regular member of the leadership council for the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Criminal Law Section, and is a member of the DWI Task Force and Minnesota Battered Women Coalition’s Domestic Violence Collaborative.
Joe has a unique ability to find ways to resolve the messiest of situations. Never one to shy away from difficult conversations or contentious litigation, he combines his candid advice and communication style with expert legal strategy to achieve the best possible case results for his municipal clients. He was selected as an “Up and Coming Attorney” by Minnesota Lawyer in 2013. Joe is also an adjunct faculty member of the University of Minnesota’s Kinesiology Department.