August 13, 2014


Two attorneys have joined the firm as associates.

Holly Fistler joined the firm.

Anne Tavella joined the firm. Tavella practices Real Estate and Construction, Litigation and Corporate and Business law.


Erin Knapp left the firm. Knapp practices Bankruptcy and Reorganization, Corporate and Business and Probate and Trust law and received a law degree from University of St. Thomas School of Law in 2007.


Joseph Lynyak, III joined the firm. Lynyak practices Banking and Finance law and was at Pillsbury Winthrop previously and received a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1976.


Three partners left the firm.

Two attorneys have left the Minneapolis, MN office: Edward Pluimer, who practices Consumer and Retail, Mergers and Acquisitions and Appellate law and received a law degree from New York University School of Law in 1974; and Paul Klaas, who practices Life Sciences and Health Care, Litigation and Intellectual Property law and received a law degree from Harvard Law School in 1977.

Jeffrey Fromm left the firm. Fromm practices Corporate and Business, Banking and Finance and Mergers and Acquisitions law and received a law degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Business (M.B.A. in 1998.

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