International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that 19 lawyers in the Firm’s Minneapolis office were ranked by Chambers and Partners in its annual survey, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2016. In addition, five Dorsey practice groups in the Minneapolis office were ranked.

Minneapolis Dorsey Partners and their areas of practice ranked by Chambers include:

Michael Lindsay

Jocelyn Knoll
Eric Ruzicka

Ken Cutler
Tim Hearn
John Marsalek
Robert Rosenbaum
Jonathan Van Horn

Intellectual Property
Elizabeth Buckingham

Labor & Employment
Joseph Hammell
Ryan Mick
Melissa Raphan

Litigation: General Commercial
George Eck
Steve Wells

Native American Law (National)
Skip Durocher
Mary Streitz

Real Estate
Mark Hamel
Robert Olson

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Jay Lindgren

These individual lawyer rankings in Minneapolis are among a total of 52 individual lawyer rankings in nine U.S. Dorsey offices.

In addition to this individual recognition, Dorsey’s Construction, Corporate/M&A, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commerical and Real Estate practices in Minneapolis were also ranked by Chambers. The Minneapolis Corporate/M&A and Litigation: General Commercial practices received Band 1, the highest ranking available for a practice group. These practice rankings were among 21 state practice rankings received by nine U.S. Dorsey offices. The Firm’s Native American Law practice was also ranked on the national level.

Chambers surveys and interviews clients and lawyers across the United States to determine which firms and attorneys are considered leaders in their field. Rankings assess key qualities in the legal field, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence and commitment.