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Practice Areas

  1. Business: 25%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 19%
    6 years
  3. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 15%
  4. Mergers & Acquisitions: 10%
  5. Other: 31%
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Contact Info

Minneapolis, MN, 55345

9900 Bren Rd E
Minnetonka, MN, 55343



MNAdministrative suspension200206/29/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
40 Under FortyThe Business Journal2005
Rising StarMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2005
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate General CounselUnitedHealth Group Incorporated2007 - 2009
Special CounselHalleland Lewis Nilan & Johnson PA2004 - 2007
V.P., Senior Corporate CounselU.S. Bancorp2003 - 2004
AssociateDorsey & Whitney LLP1999 - 2003
AssociateO'Sullivan Graev & Karabell LLP (now O'Melveny & Myers)1995 - 1999
Association NamePosition NameDuration
The Playwrights' CenterBoard Member2008 - Present
The Wayside HouseBoard Member2007 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationCouncilmember, International Business Law Section2007 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationN/A2002 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember, Committee Member1995 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
The Business JournalProfiled and quoted in "Some Attorneys, Corprations Attracted to Smaller Firms"2006
National Law JournalOffering Job Satisfaction to Alumni of Large Firms: Midsize Firms Present More Accommodating Business Models2005
Minnesota BusinessWorldly Wisdom: International Business Is No Vacation, So Be Prepared2005
Minnesota LawyerWhat In-House Counsel Needs to Know to Go Global2005
New York Law JournalSuccessor Liability in Asset Acquisitions2000
The Bankruptcy Yearbook & AlmanacProposed Changes in the Chapter 11 Venue Statute May Impair General Creditors1997
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
College of William & MaryEnglish/FrenchB.A.1991
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Developing Reality-Based Marketing Initiatives: What's Important to Corporate Counsel When Choosing Law FirmsLegal Marketing2007