Date: December 30, 2011
Contact: Kelly Griffith, Marketing Manager
Phone: (612) 492-7514
For Immediate Release
Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Todd Taylor Makes
Biofuels Digest’s Top 100 People in Bioenergy List
Minneapolis, MN December 30, 2011 – – Fredrikson & Byron attorney Todd Taylor was selected by Biofuels Digest readers to be included in the magazine’s Top 100 People in Bioenergy list. This is Taylor’s second year in receiving this honor. He placed 81 out of 100, moving up five spots from last year’s voting. Overall, the poll attracted more than 15,000 votes over the two-week voting period from Biofuels Digest readers, and more than 400 individuals received votes, including more than 150 write in candidates. The candidates will be profiled in Biofuels Digest through the beginning of January 2012.
Taylor is the co-founder of Fredrikson & Byron’s Clean Technology Group and is also a member of the Renewable Energy practice area focusing on biomass, including biofuels, biochemicals and bioenergy. Taylor leverages his legal and industry expertise to advise biofuels and biomass providers, investors, developers and researchers in connection with the development, financing, and acquisition of biofuels and biomass projects. He has worked with rural farmers, university researchers, and large regional and national companies in developing biofuels and biomass projects. Taylor is a member of Fredrikson & Byron’s Clean Technology, Energy, Securities, Corporate, and Emerging Business Groups.
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.