International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that 22 lawyers in the Firm’s Minneapolis office have been named to the 2020 Minnesota Super Lawyers® list and an additional 16 attorneys have been named to the 2020 Minnesota Rising Stars® list, published by Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters.

Super Lawyers Honorees

  • William J. Berens
    Estate & Probate
  • Theresa M. Bevilacqua
    Business Litigation
  • Andrew B. Brown
    Energy & Resources
  • Skip Durocher
    Business Litigation
  • Mark E. Hamel
    Real Estate
  • Jocelyn Knoll
    Construction Litigation
  • James K. Langdon
    Securities Litigation
  • Thaddeus R. Lightfoot
    Environmental
  • Michael A. Lindsay
    Antitrust Litigation
  • Bridget A. Logstrom Koci
    Estate & Probate
  • Edward B. Magarian
    Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • John Marti
    Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • David A. Meyer
    Real Estate: Business
  • Ryan E. Mick
    Employment & Labor: Employer
  • Marcus A. Mollison
    Real Estate
  • Melissa Raphan
    Employee Litigation: Defense
  • Robert A. Rosenbaum
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Eric A. O. Ruzicka
    Construction Litigation
  • William R. Stoeri
    Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense
  • Claire H. Topp
    Health Care
  • Steven J. Wells
    Business Litigation
  • RJ Zayed
    Intellectual Property Litigation


Rising Stars Honorees

  • Rachel Benedict
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Brian Burke
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Shannon Bjorklund
    Business Litigation
  • Andrew Brantingham
    Health Care
  • Erik Detlefsen 
    Banking
  • Richard Greiffenstein
    Employment & Labor: Employer
  • Andrew James
    Employment Litigation: Defense
  • Ben Kappelman
    Business Litigation
  • Jillian Kornblatt
    Employment Litigation: Defense
  • Benjamin Lindblad
    Tax
  • Lincoln Loehrke
    Construction Litigation
  • Joshua P. Oie
    Business Litigation
  • Kirsten Schubert
    Business Litigation
  • Jack Sullivan
    Employment & Labor
  • Forrest Tahdooahnippah
    Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Sarah Zach
    Real Estate

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only a small percentage of attorneys in each state are named each year to these annual lists – no more than 5 percent to the Super Lawyers list, and no more than 2.5 percent to the Rising Stars list. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.