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News & Events2019-07-02T16:06:00-05:00

Joe Bruckner Presents at International Antitrust Litigation Forum

LGN partner Joe Bruckner was a session leader and presenter at the Cambridge Antitrust Litigation Forum on October 21-23, 2018. The Forum comprises 48 leading antitrust litigators from across the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, each of whom is personally selected based on their expertise. Joe and others led discussion of challenges facing antitrust litigants, antitrust […]

Nov 1, 2018|

LGN Partner David Asp taught a two-day seminar on the topic “Addressing the Opioid Crisis in Indian Country”

LGN Partner David Asp taught a two-day seminar on the topic “Addressing the Opioid Crisis in Indian Country” last week. The seminar, designed by Asp, focused on multiple aspects of the opioid crisis that affect tribal communities, including unique issues relating to tribal health care entities and programs addressing the crisis, litigation regarding the opioid crisis, and increased […]

Oct 31, 2018|

Brian Clark and Elizabeth Odette talk “A Day in the Life of a Plaintiffs Lawyer” for ABA Antitrust Section webinar

LGN partner Elizabeth Odette recently moderated a webinar panel for law students hosted by the ABA Antitrust Section. LGN partner Brian Clark also presented on drafting a complaint and case development as part of the webinar, which focused on what it is like to represent Plaintiffs in antitrust litigation. Event details here. […]

Oct 31, 2018|

LGN Partners with Minnesota Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs to host Lt. Governor Candidate Forum

Lockridge Grindal Nauen was proud to partner with our client, the Minnesota Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs, to organize a Lieutenant Governor candidate forum on youth issues featuring the two nominees for Lieutenant Governor – Rep. Peggy Flanagan and Lt. Colonel Donna Bergstrom (USMC, retired). Thank you to both candidates for participating and Camille Williams of KARE11 for moderating! […]

Oct 5, 2018|

Brian Clark leads 4th Annual Complex Litigation e-Discovery Forum

LGN Partner Brian Clark led the 4th Annual Complex Litigation e-Discovery Forum (CLEF) last week at the Minneapolis Club. The event, which Clark co-founded in 2015, is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for complex-litigation attorneys to share experiences, and discuss lessons learned and best practices surrounding electronic discovery issues unique to the plaintiffs’ bar.

More than 70 attorneys from across the […]

Oct 1, 2018|

Eric Tostrud of Lockridge Grindal Nauen Confirmed to Federal Bench

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Today, the United States Senate unanimously confirmed Eric Tostrud of Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. to the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota.

“We are proud and thrilled. Eric will be an outstanding judge on the federal bench,” said Dick Lockridge on behalf of the firm.

For nearly 40 years, Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P. has served public and […]

Sep 6, 2018|

Four LGN Partners named to 2019 Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to LGN partners Richard Lockridge, Charles Nauen, Susan Ellingstad, and Yvonne Flaherty for being named by Best Lawyers to their 2019 Best Lawyers in America list. They were recognized for their work in the following areas:

  • Richard Lockridge – Securities Litigation
  • Charles Nauen – Environmental Law & Environmental Litigation
  • Susan Ellingstad – Employment Law – Individuals & Employment Law […]
Aug 20, 2018|

Kate Baxter-Kauf named a Top Attorney Under 40 by Law360

Congratulations to LGN attorney Kate Baxter-Kauf on being named a Top Lawyer Under 40 by Law360. Kate was selected for her work in the Cybersecurity & Privacy area, and was the only Minnesota attorney named of the 168 lawyers recognized.

Kate has been extensively involved in the emerging area of data breach litigation, representing financial institutions and consumers in […]

Jul 31, 2018|

Brian Clark Featured in Minnesota Lawyer on E-discovery

LGN partner Brian Clark was featured in Minnesota Lawyer regarding electronic discovery and his recommendation that other attorneys study the emerging practice area. The feature can be found here.

Brian Clark is a co-founder of the annual Complex Litigation E-Discovery Forum and teaches an e-discovery seminar at the University of Minnesota Law School. […]

Jul 27, 2018|

Fifteen LGN Attorneys named Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Congratulations to the 15 LGN attorneys who were recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in Minnesota via a multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research and peer evaluation.

A special congratulations to Charles Nauen and Susan Ellingstad who were named among Minnesota’s Top 100 Super […]

Jul 9, 2018|

Ted Grindal concludes term as Board Chair of the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society

Ted Grindal concluded his term as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society by presiding over the society’s annual meeting on June 26th in Sioux Falls.

Ted has served on the Sioux Falls-based organization’s board for the past six years. It is the largest non-profit senior services company in the United States with […]

Jun 29, 2018|

Anna Horning Nygren Appointed to American Bar Association Antitrust Section Membership and Diversity Committee

Congratulations to LGN Partner Anna Horning Nygren on her appointment as the Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Antitrust Section Membership and Diversity Committee. The Membership and Diversity Committee is tasked with growing the membership of the Antitrust Section and advancing the full and equal participation of its members. Anna will serve as Vice Chair of the […]

Jun 20, 2018|

Lockridge Grindal Nauen welcomes Summer Associates Kasia Kokoszka, Raashid Yassin, and Derek Waller

Lockridge Grindal Nauen is excited to welcome Kasia Kokoszka, Raashid Yassin, and Derek Waller to the firm as our 2018 Summer Associates.

Kasia Kokoszka is a student at the University of Minnesota Law School, class of 2020. She graduated from Barnard College with a double major in Anthropology and Spanish & Latin American Cultures in 2011. During her first year of […]

Jun 15, 2018|