Mathea K.E. Bulander

PARTNER | Minneapolis


Mathea has a strong background in commercial, complex litigation. She counsels a diverse range of clients regarding discovery, motion practice, and information governance issues, including assisting clients in the evaluation of their records and information management systems, providing clients with litigation readiness advice, and directing and executing discovery strategy in multi-matter and multi-district litigation. Some of Mathea’s recent work experience includes:

  • Leading the Firm’s work for two Fortune 100 companies with respect to discovery strategy and disputes in state and federal courts across the United States, including issues such as preservation, search, format of production, privilege, and protective orders regarding confidentiality
  • Leading appellate briefing teams and helping prepare lead counsel for arguments in matters addressing discovery issues, including lead responsibility for briefing issues regarding proportionality and appearing as second chair in oral argument before the Supreme Court of Texas that resulted in a favorable resolution regarding an issue of first impression - In re State Farm Lloyds, 520 S.W.3d 595 (Tex. 2017)
  • Leading the Firm’s work for a client in a significant multi-district litigation with respect to discovery compliance and privilege review issues where the production involved more than two million documents produced and the initial logging of over sixty thousand documents
  • Advising clients regarding information governance practices, including updating records policies and permissible use policies
  • Preparing corporate 30(b)(6) witnesses to testify regarding document retention policies
  • Assisting clients with the development of comprehensive search and review strategies addressing a variety of electronic media including mobile technologies and social media
  • Developing expert witness testimony regarding standards and best practices in eDiscovery

Prior to joining Redgrave LLP, Mathea worked as a general litigator at Walsten & Te Slaa, in Bloomington, MN.


Mathea was recognized by Profiles in Diversity Journal in its 2019 “Women Worth Watching” annual list of women who are leading the way to excellence in the workplace, marketplace and the world.


Mathea serves on the Executive Committee for the Computer & Technology Law Section of Minnesota State Bar Association, and is a member of The Sedona Conference®, Working Group on Best Practices for Electric Document Retention and Production (WG1).  Mathea also serves as a volunteer attorney for the Children’s Law Center of Minnesota.


Mathea received her J.D., cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law and a B.A. from Macalester College. Mathea is admitted to practice in Minnesota.

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