Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Recognized as Pro Bono All Stars

October 13, 2020

North Star Lawyers LogoThe Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) recognized eight Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as Pro Bono All Stars for providing seven or more years of consecutive pro bono local service to make justice more available to low income Minnesotans and the nonprofits that serve our communities. The MSBA recognized the following Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as 2020 Pro Bono All Stars:

Pro Bono All Stars 8 Years—

David P. Bunde

Clinton E. Cutler

Kevin C. Riach

Pro Bono All Stars 7 Years—

John J. Erhart

John H. Stout

Benjamin R. Tozer

Matthew Webster

Randy J. Zellmer

Fredrikson & Byron provides pro bono legal services to qualifying individuals and organizations that serve the disadvantaged. We applaud the MBSA for promoting and recognizing pro bono work and proudly recognize our lawyers for their service. Now, more than ever, Fredrikson remains committed to providing pro bono legal services to those in need. For more information about Fredrikson’s pro bono efforts, view our Pro Bono & Community Service page.

The MSBA is committed to closing the justice gap for low-income Minnesotans by connecting members with opportunities to serve low income individuals. Through presentations, trainings, recognition and articles, the MSBA promotes the value and importance of pro bono work, as expressed in Rule 6.1 of the Rules of Professional Conduct. The MSBA also supports ProJusticeMN.org, a collaboration with the Legal Services State Support Center and Pro Bono Net designed to provide a central online resource for pro bono lawyers. A complete list of 2020 Pro Bono All Stars is available here.

Fredrikson & Byron is a 300-attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, Mankato, St. Paul, Saltillo, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. Fredrikson & Byron has a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet.” Our attorneys bring business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to work with clients, and operate as business advisors and strategic partners, as well as legal counselors. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com. Follow us on LinkedIn and on Twitter @FredriksonLaw.

Media Contact: Kelly Griffith, 612.492.7514, kgriffith@fredlaw.com.