Practice Areas

Each practice area is led by a
seasoned attorney in that area.

  • Employment Law

    Our employment attorneys have deep, substantive knowledge in Minnesota and federal employment laws. They provide legal counsel—and litigation representation when necessary—in complex employment situations.

    • HR Policies & Procedures
    • Discipline & Discharge
    • Non-Compete & Confidentiality
    • Discrimination & Harassment
  • Intellectual Property

    If you are like most companies, some of your most valuable assets are your intellectual property. Protecting your intellectual property is critical to your business mission.

    • Trademarks
    • Copyrights
    • Trade Secrets
    • Patents*

    *Attorneys in our firm are licensed to handle patent transactions and litigation. Our firm is affiliated with a top rated intellectual property firm for patent preparation, filing, opposition, and prosecution. Our attorneys are “attorney of record” for USPTO trademark registrations.

  • Commercial Real Estate

    Whatever your real estate challenge or possibility might be, let our attorneys advise you on the entire spectrum of property issues.

    • Formation, Workout, & Enforcement of Financing
    • Land development, Investment & Use (Zoning)
    • Real Estate Transfers
    • Leasing
    • Secured Transactions
  • International Business

    Doing business in international markets often presents great opportunities and unique challenges. Results are what count, and understanding the best way to achieve those results while complying with all applicable law is our focus. Our attorneys will help you navigate the challenges associated with international business and transactions, positioning your company for even greater success.

    • Strategic Planning
    • International Contracts
    • Intellectual Property Protection
    • US FCPA & PRC Anti-Corruption Law
    • International Investments
  • Litigation

    We have a verifiable track record in complex, high-stakes litigation in state, federal, and appellate courts. Our approach is to out-smart, not out-spend, by partnering with clients to achieve their goals.

    • Business Lawsuits
    • Employment Disputes
    • Debt Problems & Collections
    • Securities Claims
  • Corporate Law & Contracts

    In complex deals, you want an experienced partner on your side. Our business attorneys negotiate, draft, and close deals on a daily basis.

    • Choice of Entity
    • Contract Negotiation & Drafting
    • Franchise Agreements
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Business Governance
  • Business Strategy

    You didn’t get where you are by chance. A compelling vision, hard work, and a great team have positioned your company for success. Our firm’s goal is to support you with your strategic goals and remove any legal obstacles that might get in your way.

    • Strategic Planning
    • Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS)
    • Values & Culture
    • Best Practices
  • Estate Planning

    No matter your stage of life, you want to know that your assets and your loved ones will be taken care of. Let us help you plan for the future so you can rest easy today.

    • Wills & Family Trusts
    • Probate & Trust Administration
    • Incapacity Planning
    • Asset Protection
  • Securities

    Companies need money to operate and grow. Our highly experienced attorneys work to help you successfully navigate highly complex federal and state securities law.



We also represent clients in the following areas:

  • Tax
  • Internet
  • Securities
  • Nonprofit

The easiest way to find an attorney experienced with your particular legal matter is to contact us. If we cannot help you, we will refer you to a lawyer who can.