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Attorney Awards

Many Fredrikson & Byron attorneys have been recognized for their work, community service and pro bono efforts or were appointed to leadership positions. Recent recognitions include:

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Fredrikson & Byron Named to Twin Cities Business 2022 Best of Business Awards

August 19, 2022

Fredrikson & Byron has been named a finalist in the law firm category of the 2022 Best of Business Awards by Twin Cities Business (TCB).

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Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2023

August 18, 2022

114 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys were named by Best Lawyers® in its 2023 ranking reports. 84 Fredrikson attorneys were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America.© Eight of these attorneys were also named a “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers. Best Lawyers named 30 Fredrikson attorneys in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch© 2023, recognizing attorneys who have been in practice for five to nine years and have displayed outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

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Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Named 2022 Great Plains Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

August 2, 2022

Super Lawyers named 11 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys to the list of 2022 Great Plains Super Lawyers and included two Fredrikson attorneys on the list of 2022 Great Plains Rising Stars.

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Jodie McDougal Re-Appointed as Chair of the Construction Section Council of the Iowa State Bar Association

August 2, 2022

Fredrikson & Byron attorney Jodie McDougal has been re-appointed to serve a second term as chair of the ISBA Construction Law Section Council.

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Fredrikson & Byron Receives Top Rankings in 2022 Chambers High Net Worth Guide

July 19, 2022

Fredrikson & Byron’s Trusts & Estates Group was ranked Band 1 in Private Wealth Law in Minnesota and North Dakota in the Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2022 edition.

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Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Named 2022 Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

July 18, 2022

Super Lawyers recognized 29 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as 2022 Minnesota Super Lawyers and 15 attorneys as Minnesota Rising Stars.

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Mark Vyvyan, Brian McCool, John Koneck and Alyssa Troje Among Minnesota Lawyer’s POWER 30 Attorneys

June 30, 2022

Fredrikson & Byron attorneys Mark W. Vyvyan, Brian S. McCool, John M. Koneck and Alyssa M. Troje were recognized for their accomplishments, hard work, ingenuity and outstanding work ethic and were included in Minnesota Lawyer’s POWER 30 in Construction and Commercial Real Estate.

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Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Recognized as North Star Lawyers

June 16, 2022

The Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) recognized 49 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys as North Star Lawyers.

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Attorney Karen Schanfield Receives 2022 Leonard Lindquist Distinguished Practice Award

June 15, 2022

Karen Schanfield, Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Karen SchanfieldEmployment & Labor attorney Karen G. Schanfield has been given the 2022 Leonard Lindquist Distinguished Practice Award by the Minnesota State Bar Association Labor & Employment Law Section.

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Lousene Hoppe Named 2022 Notable Partner in Law by Twin Cities Business

June 14, 2022

Lousene Hoppe, Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Lousene HoppeFredrikson & Byron shareholder Lousene M. Hoppe has been named a 2022 Notable Partner in Law by Twin Cities Business.

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