Joseph Pull

Mr. Pull has represented or advised clients concerning shareholder disputes, confidential business information, trust instruments and administration, business contracts, alleged breaches of fiduciary duty, legal malpractice, and matters of federal regulatory interpretation. He graduated from Yale Law School in 2006 and served as a law clerk to Judge James B. Loken, United States Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit, before spending several years practicing commercial and government enforcement litigation at Ropes & Gray LLP in Washington, D.C.

His roots near Fargo, North Dakota brought him back to the upper Midwest in 2012, and he joined Briol & Benson (formerly Briol & Associates) in 2013. When not writing briefs, he enjoys reading books to his children, running, and Jayhawk basketball.

He is admitted to practice in Minnesota, North Dakota, and the District of Columbia.


Professional Experience

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Yale Law School
J.D., 2006
Yale Law Journal
Moot Court

University of Kansas
B.A., with highest distinction, 2003
4.0 GPA, Phi Beta Kappa

State of Minnesota

State of North Dakota

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Hon. James B. Loken, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit