Let us handle the legal work so you can focus on what you do best.


Attorneys Who Know the Green Industry

Wondering whether you can put a foreman on salary, or trying to write a contract for use with homeowners? The attorneys at Zlimen & McGuiness can help. With extensive green industry experience as laborers and business owners, we speak your language. We understand pavers, retaining walls, irrigation, lawn and grounds maintenance, and more.

Services we provide to the green industry:

  • Business formation and advising
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Employment law, handbooks, hiring, and termination
  • Compliance assistance: Department of Labor, OSHA, Revenue
  • Mechanics' liens and collections
  • Contract drafting and advising

We’re part of the green industry.

Multiple laws and regulations directly affect green industry businesses, including contract laws, worker classification issues, mechanics' liens, and debt/judgment collections, as well as industry-specific state and federal regulations. Our attorneys strive to make the law understandable and actionable for business owners. As the premier green industry law firm, we're actively involved with local and national industry organizations, including:

  • National Sports Turf Managers Association
  • Snow and Ice Management Association
  • Tree Care Industry Association
  • Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association
  • Minnesota Turf and Grounds Foundation
  • North Dakota Nursery and Greenhouse Association