Chantal Trinka left the Public Service as Assistant Public Advocate in June of 2019 to join the law firm of Holmes Weddle & Barcott, P.C. as an associate in their Anchorage, Alaska branch. Her case load includes worker’s compensation cases, contract law, construction law, business law, and election law cases.
Joseph Sanow was appointed Nobles County (MN) Attorney, effective Oct0ber 1, 2019.
Patrick Newman was elected shareholder at Bassford Remele. Patrick is a commercial litigator who defends members of the financial services industry. He regularly represents credit and collection professionals against consumer-protection lawsuits, including class actions.
Reding & Pilney, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Stuart T. Johnson to Shareholder. Prior to joining the firm, Stuart handled a broad range of insurance claims and disputes as a property/casualty adjuster. Stuart will continue to focus his practice on insurance disputes involving personal injury, no-fault, wrongful death, premises liability and insurance …
Erick G. Quintanilla has joined Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota (LSNM) as a staff attorney.
Kelly Wilder recently assumed a new role as Engagement Director and General Counsel at 106 Group, a St. Paul-based planning and cultural resources management company.
Chantal Trinka recently transferred to the State of Alaska’s Office of Public Advocacy in its Civil & Criminal Litigation sector in Palmer, Alaska. Trinka serves as attorney and public advocate for parents involved in child protection proceedings, as well as a criminal defense attorney in Class B and Class C felony cases.
James Ortmann has joined the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of the Inspector General, as an associate counsel.
Standpoint (formerly the Battered Women’s Legal Advocacy Project) is pleased to announce that Rachel Kohler, Hamline University School of Law class of 2013, has joined the agency as a staff attorney with an immigration focus. Standpoint provides legal advice to victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and trafficking, as well as the professionals …
Cummins & Cummins, LLP is happy to announce that Laura Bernstein has joined the firm and is handling labor & employment, civil rights, and consumer protection matters for the firm’s clients. Before coming to Cummins & Cummins, Laura worked as an associate with another labor & employment law firm. While in law school, Laura participated …