Kendra D. Hanson Simmons represents employers at all stages of litigation and advises them outside of formal legal proceedings.
The Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) recognized 72 current Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as North Star Lawyers.
Fredrikson & Byron is again prominently ranked in two recently published Law360 surveys as the highest ranked full service law firm with more than 250 attorneys.
- Fredrikson & Byron Represents Bio-Techne Corporation in its Acquisition of Zephyrus Biosciences, Inc.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Bio-Techne Corporation in its acquisition of Zephyrus Biosciences, Inc.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Omnis International Co., d/b/a Omnis Pharma, in its merger with Magnis Therapeutics, LLC.
Fredrikson & Byron attorneys won a hard-fought victory for Vascular Solutions’ CEO Howard Root in a federal criminal prosecution with far-reaching implications for medical device companies and FDA practitioners.
Boards can meet regulatory expectations by staying abreast of compliance trends upon which examiners expect board members to focus and by acting strategically to oversee bank compliance efforts.
- Fredrikson & Byron Obtains $12.8 Million Award for H.B. Fuller Company Against Accenture for Software Implementation Failure
Fredrikson & Byron Obtains $12.8 Million Award for H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL) in an arbitration against the consulting company Accenture for failing to lead H.B. Fuller’s global ERP (enterprise resource planning software) implementation.
Fredrikson & Byron shareholder Loan T. Huynh was named member of the 2016 class of Fellows.
The BTI Consulting Group included Fredrikson & Byron on its “Honor Roll of the Best” ranking for its client service excellence.
Fredrikson & Byron attorneys John C. Pickerill and Lora Friedemann were recognized in the World Trademark Review 1000.
Lynn S. Linné has joined the Property Tax Appeals and Condemnation & Eminent Domain Groups.
John Koneck, President of Fredrikson & Byron, is featured in an underwriter spotlight in Minnesota Public Radio’s 2015 Annual Report.
Attorneys from Fredrikson & Byron’s Signal Human Trafficking Team and the Larry Stigen Team were selected.
Fredrikson & Byron has been named a Tier 1 Metropolitan “Best Law Firm” in 30 practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2016.
- Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Makes Significant Donation to the University of North Dakota’s School of Law
The Fredrikson & Byron Foundation supports the philanthropic efforts and volunteer work of Fredrikson & Byron’s attorneys and staff in the community.
On October 8, 2015, attorney Steven Kaplan received the Minnesota Innocence Project’s Never Forgotten Award.
Fredrikson & Byron and Alliance Management received the award for the successful and value-maximizing sale of assets of HEI, Inc. under section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code.
Fredrikson & Byron received the highest award for pro bono matters given by The American Lawyer.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Twin Cities-based Beacon Bank in reaching a definitive agreement to be purchased by Alerus Financial, N.A.
Fredrikson & Byron has held elections for the firm’s board of directors and the Fredrikson & Byron Foundation board of directors.
Eurofins Scientific is a world leader in bio-analytical testing.
Fredrikson & Byron attorney Kevin P. Goodno was recently elected chair of the American Brain Foundation Board, and is the first chair who is not a neurologist.
Pat Kelly has more than 25 years of experience as a commercial lawyer representing clients both domestically and internationally.
Ron Garber, Katherine B. Ilten, John F. Kapacinskas, Paul J. LaVanway, Zachary D. Olson, Karla L. Reyerson, Kevin C. Riach and Mark H. Tranovich have been elected shareholder.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel for Audax Private Equity and Moelis Capital Partners in its sale of Quest Construction Products.
Six Fredrikson & Byron attorneys were named 2015 Great Plains Super Lawyers, and three Fredrikson attorneys were named 2015 Great Plains Rising Stars.
Sixty-four Fredrikson & Byron attorneys were included in The Best Lawyers in America 2016©.
Fredrikson & Byron’s pro bono involvement with the Signal International Litigation was honored with eleven other law firms.
For the fifth year in a row, Fredrikson & Byron was named one of the “50 Best Law Firms for Women” by Working Mother & Flex-Time Lawyers LLC.
Attorney Philip S. Bubb was elected to the governing body of the Historic East Village, Inc. in Des Moines, Iowa on June 15, 2015.
- Four Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Recognized in Intellectual Asset Management's 2015 Patent 1000 Guide
Super Lawyers Magazine recognized 36 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as 2015 Minnesota Super Lawyers and 15 attorneys as Minnesota Rising Stars.
Fredrikson & Byron assisted Eurofins Scientific in its acquisition of a 75 percent interest in Emory Genetics Laboratory from Emory University's School of Medicine.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Bio-Techne Corporation in its acquisition of Cliniqa Corporation.
The Minnesota State Bar Association recognized 56 current Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as North Star Lawyers.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel for Aavid Corporation in its acquisition of Kunze-Folien GmbH.
Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business ranked eight Fredrikson & Byron practice areas and 22 individual attorneys in its 2015 edition.
Joseph Dixon offers clients a unique blend of trial, government and strategic business experience.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel for Eurofins Scientific in its acquisition of QC Laboratories.
Mary S. Ranum was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) on April 9, 2015.
The Minnesota Women Lawyers is an association of more than 1,300 attorneys, judges, law students, legal employers dedicated to advancing the success of women attorneys.
Fredrikson & Byron was ranked third among the “Top 100 Firms for Female Attorneys” by Law360. In its inaugural report, Law360 ranked the 100 best U.S. law firms for women, based on the firm's female representation at the partner and non-partner levels and its total number of female attorneys.
- Attorneys Eric Snustad & Charles Segelbaum Featured in The National Law Journal’s Twin Cities Counsel to Counsel Report
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Phillips and Temro Industries, Inc. (PTI) in its sale to Harbour Group.
Leigh-Erin Irons was named a “40 Under 40” honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel for Eurofins Scientific (EUFI.PA) in its acquisition of BioDiagnostics Inc. (BDI).
Warren Mack has served on Minnesota Orchestra’s board since 1998, and he will serve as chair of the board for a one-year term.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Stone-Goff Partners in its sale of equity stake in Thymes to a private equity consortium.