Best & Flanagan


Norman I. Taple


Norm Taple is a partner at Best & Flanagan and a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Business Law practice groups.  He focuses on corporate and real estate transactions, landlord-tenant issues, banking and other financial services, and credit and collection matters.  Norm provides clients with practical advice for solving problems, builds strong client relationships by his caring nature, and works tirelessly to maintain those relationships.

Norm has first-hand experience in business, allowing him to evaluate issues and concerns, and provide insight and strategies that positively affect a company’s bottom line.

Minnesota Law & Politics has recognized Norm as a “Rising Star” in 2009 and 2010.


  • William Mitchell College of Law, JD, 2003
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, BA Political Science, 1998

Practice Areas


  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Twin Cities Cardozo Society
  • The Baldies (Board of Directors, Legal Advisor)
  • St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce
  • BNI Business Networking Group
  • Twin Cities Jewish Networking Group (Founding Member)
  • Legal Aid Clinic, North Minneapolis (Volunteer Attorney)