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Attorney Lora Friedemann Selected for Minnesota 500 Award

September 24, 2020

Lora Friedemann, Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Lora FriedemannFredrikson & Byron shareholder Lora Friedemann has been recognized as one of Minnesota’s most powerful business leaders in the 2020 edition of the Minnesota 500.

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Corporate Attorney Soobin Kim Joins Fredrikson & Byron

September 23, 2020

Attorney Soobin Kim has joined Fredrikson & Byron as an officer in the Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity and International Groups.

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Fredrikson & Byron Earns Mansfield Certification and Certification Plus

September 15, 2020

Fredrikson & Byron has achieved Mansfield Certification and Certification Plus status from Diversity Lab for demonstrating a commitment to boosting representation of diverse lawyers in law firm leadership.

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Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney Roxanne Thorelli Joins Fredrikson & Byron

September 14, 2020

Roxanne Thorelli, Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Roxanne ThorelliAttorney Roxanne Thorelli has joined Fredrikson & Byron in the Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity and Public Companies Groups.

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Fredrikson & Byron Represents Open Systems International, Inc. in Its Sale to Emerson Electric Co.

September 2, 2020

Fredrikson acted as legal counsel to OSI Inc. in connection with the execution of a purchase agreement to sell 100 percent of the company’s equity in a $1.6 billion transaction with Emerson Electric Co.

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Fredrikson & Byron Announces New Shareholders

September 2, 2020

Fredrikson & Byron has elected 15 new shareholders: Katherine A. Charipar, Michael R. Cummings, Tracy L. Deutmeyer, Jennifer L. Hodge Burkett, Mercedes McFarland Jackson, Lynn S. Linné, Kiel C. McElveen, Pari I. McGarraugh, Alissa N. Mitchell, Kendra D. Simmons, Ryan M. Spanheimer, Erik A. Splett, Anupama D. Sreekanth, Jeffrey J. Steinle and Kyle W. Ubl.

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106 Fredrikson & Byron Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®

August 20, 2020

106 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys were named by Best Lawyers® in its 2021 ranking reports. 88 Fredrikson & Byron attorneys were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America.© 12 of these Fredrikson attorneys were also named a “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers.

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Fredrikson & Byron Named Twin Cities Business Best of Business 2020 Readers’ Choice Law Firm

August 14, 2020

Fredrikson & Byron has been named law firm category winner of the Best of Business 2020 Readers’ Choice Award by Twin Cities Business (TCB).

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Attorney Mercedes McFarland Jackson Elected Chair of EMERGE Board of Directors

August 12, 2020

Fredrikson & Byron attorney Mercedes McFarland Jackson

EMERGE Community Development elected Fredrikson & Byron attorney Mercedes McFarland Jackson to serve a two-year term as the chair of its board of directors.

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Fredrikson & Byron Wins Significant Nonconforming Use Rights Case at the Minnesota Supreme Court

August 11, 2020

In a significant victory for landowners throughout Minnesota, the Minnesota Supreme Court issued an important decision on July 15, 2020, defining the scope of property owners’ nonconforming use rights and what activities constitute a continuation of those rights.

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