(651) 227- 2534 HomeEmail UsSearch
Provo-Petersen O'Neill, P. A. Successful St. Paul Attorneys
WelcomeFirm OverviewPractice AreaAttorneysResource LinksRepresentative ClientsCompensation Arrangements
Transportation - Commercial, Public, and Private
Automobile, Taxi Cabs and Rental
Car Claims
Insurance Coverage and Appeals
General Liability Claims
Civil Litigation
Government Liability

Efffective Techniques for Arbitrating No-Fault Claims
Effective Techniques for Handling Bodily Injury Claims
Wrongful Death Issues in Minnesota
General Rules for PIP Priority
in Minnesota
A Guide to the Minnesota No-Fault System
Minnesota No-Fault Checklist
New Civil Rules Flow Chart
Premises Liability Claims in Minnesota
Minnesota Construction

Provo-Petersen & Associates, P. A.
8649 Eagle Point Boulevard
Lake Elmo, MN 55042
(651) 227-2534
(651) 297-6226



Christopher J. Van Rybroek

8649 Eagle Point Boulevard
Lake Elmo, MN 55042

Angela Bester

Contact Information

Phone: (651) 227-2534 ext.207 Email: vanrybroek.chris@ppalawfirm.com
Fax: (651) 297-6226 Web site: www.ppalawfirm.com

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions


Christopher J. Van Rybroek graduated from the Valparaiso University School of Law in 2011. While in law school, Chris clerked for private firms and governmental entities performing duties related to civil litigation, criminal law, and estate planning, probate, and trusts. He also was a Student Representative in the Valparaiso University Tax Clinic where he represented low-income taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service and Indiana Department of Revenue.
After graduating from law school, he was the Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Joseph A. Evans in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, and for the Honorable Geoffrey W. Tenney in Buffalo, Minnesota. During his clerkship, Chris was exposed to diverse practice areas including civil litigation, criminal law, probate, and family law but developed a specific interest in Insurance Defense. Chris joined Provo-Petersen & Associates, P.A. as an Associate Attorney in May 2014 and handles Subrogation, Motor Vehicle No-Fault Arbitration, and general civil defense claims. Chris is licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota and the State of Iowa.
Chris is an avid Green Bay Packers fan. In his free time, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife, other family and friends, running, swimming, reading, and sampling craft beers.

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate Attorney

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage
  • No-Fault
  • Subrogation
  • Civil Litigation - Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2011
  • Iowa, 2012


  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana, 2011
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, 2007
    Major: Saxophone Performance


  • Procedural Issues and Discovery under the New Rules of Civil Procedure (Rule 5.04), Uninsured, Underinsured, No-Fault Insurance & Bodily Injury Update, February 20, 2015.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.

Copyright © 2010 by Provo-Petersen & Associates, P.A. All rights reserved. You may reproduce materials available at this site for your own personal use and for non-commercial distribution. All copies must include this copyright statement.