Curtis Grayer III

Curtis plays a pivotal role in upholding the firm’s mission to empower employees and promote justice in the workplace. His collaborative approach, coupled with his natural advocacy, ensures that each client’s voice is heard and needs are met with the utmost professionalism and care in individual and class action cases. He understands the effect workplace disputes have on his clients. This makes him an empathetic yet formidable representative who staunchly advocates for clients’ rights while considering the broader impact on their personal lives.

Prior to joining Wanta Thome, Curtis gained invaluable experience as an  Equal Opportunity Associate at the University of Minnesota  and as an Employment Litigation Associate at SouthBank Legal in Indiana. These roles allowed him to develop a deep understanding of organizational behavior and workplace dynamics, further strengthening his ability to navigate complex employment disputes effectively.

Curtis’s academic background allows him valuable insight into his work as an advocate. A Notre Dame Law School graduate, Curtis is renowned for his exceptional advocacy skills, having earned a Best Speaker award in appellate advocacy during his studies. In addition, Curtis earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management, providing him with a unique and comprehensive perspective of the nuances involved in employment law matters.

If you believe you have been wronged in the workplace, reach out to Curtis for a confidential consultation on how he can fight to uphold your rights as an employee and pursue the justice you deserve.


  • Notre Dame Law School, South Bend, IN, Juris Doctor.
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Bachelor of Arts.


  • Minnesota State Supreme Court

Professional Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association (Labor & Employment Law Section)

Practice Areas

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employee Rights
  • Wage Laws
  • Class Action