Joseph C. Bourne


Contact Information


  • University of Minnesota Law School
    • J.D., magna cum laude (2009)
  • Emory University
    • B.A. (2005)

Court Admissions

  • Minnesota State Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota


Joe Bourne is an associate attorney at Gustafson Gluek PLLC.  He is a graduate of Emory University (B.A. 2005) and a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School (J.D. 2009), where he was an Article Editor of the Minnesota Law Review.

Before joining Gustafson Gluek, Joe served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Edward Toussaint, Jr. (2010-2011) and to Judge Francis J. Connolly (2009-2010) on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.  Joe is admitted to the Minnesota Bar and the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, and he is a member of the Federal, Minnesota, and Hennepin County Bar Associations.

Representative Cases

Joe is actively involved in the representation of plaintiffs and class members in antitrust and consumer protection class actions in federal court, including Landwehr v. AOL Inc., No. 1:11-cv-01014 (E.D. Va.), and Precision Associates, Inc. v. Panalpina World Transport (Holding) Ltd., No. 08-CV-00042 (E.D.N.Y.).