Date: July 11, 2011
Contact: Kelly Griffith, Marketing Manager
Phone: (612) 492-7514
For Immediate Release
Fredrikson & Byron Selected for its Sixth Best Places to Work Award
Minneapolis, MN July 11, 2011 – – The law firm of Fredrikson & Byron has been named one of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal’s Best Places to Work for 2011. Fredrikson is a six-time Best Places to Work honoree. The award is based on the results of an online survey that Quantum Market Research and the Business Journal conducted of employees from nearly 225 companies.
“We offer a positive work environment and have been fortunate to attract and retain employees with a passion for excellence. We truly value our employees and recognize that their success is our success,” said Tammy Warren, the firm’s director of human resources.
Firm president John Koneck said, “Our employees are a big reason for our success as a law firm. We are committed to providing a unique culture in which our employees feel valued for the contributions that they make. We are truly honored to receive The Best Places to Work award.”
Fredrikson & Byron will be recognized with other Best Places to Work award winners at a luncheon on Thursday, August 18, at the Minneapolis Hilton.
Fredrikson & Byron is a 240 attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, Monterrey, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. We’ve built a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet” by bringing business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to our work with clients, and by operating as business advisors and strategic partners as well as legal counselors. The firm’s primary areas of practice include advertising, banking, corporate, corporate governance, employment and labor, energy and renewable energy, government relations, healthcare, intellectual property, international, life sciences, litigation, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, securities, and tax. We serve a broad range of clients, including multinational corporations, public companies, privately-held businesses, entrepreneurs, government agencies, and family businesses. Fredrikson & Byron’s attorneys also work with individuals on estate planning, family law, and immigration matters. We are the exclusive Minnesota law firm member of the World Services Group, a worldwide network of professional service providers. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com.