Timothy J. Keane

(612) 334-5015
(612) 334-5050 Fax

Mr. Keane is an attorney in the real estate group of Kutak Rock LLP's Minneapolis office. He focuses his practice on commercial real estate law, including land use and zoning, eminent domain, public law, construction law, and transactions. Mr. Keane frequently serves as development counsel on corporate and governmental legal matters including real estate transactions, complex land use approvals, and litigation oversight; project management, planning, design and development; site and market analysis. Mr. Keane is rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell®, a multi-year Super Lawyer®, and a frequent lecturer on land use and real estate issues.

Prior to practicing law, Mr. Keane earned an M.S. in urban planning and was an active member of the American Institute of Certified Planners. He served as the Director of Planning for the City of Shakopee, Minnesota and was responsible for the review of development proposals, zoning administration, preparation of grant proposals, CBD development, comprehensive planning, and staff support to the City Council and Planning Commission. He also served as a planner for the Cities of Coon Rapids, Minnesota and Tucson, Arizona.

Representative Experience:

  • Real estate and land use counsel to institutional and non-institutional developers and property owners in complex real estate development projects throughout the region.
  • City attorney in the capacity of general, civil and special counsel to various cities and townships throughout Minnesota.
  • Eminent domain and real estate counsel to lead agency to assemble land for Target Field Ball Park project.
  • Real estate and land use counsel in fair housing issues to a variety of non-profit housing developers throughout the region.
  • Assist clients in real estate valuation matters including eminent domain and property tax appeals.