Lawyers

It’s time to change the conversation about “token” judicial appointments

  Dear Judge Richard Posner: Recently, you sat for an interview with Professor Luigi Zingales at the University of Chicago — which the Chicago Tribune reported on — that is causing concern for many lawyers. Specifically, on the subject of judicial appointments, you said: [Politicians] do not care about quality beyond a minimum. A very low minimum. They care…keep reading

Featured Lawyer: Aleida Ortega Conners

Aleida Ortega Conners Associate Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.  What is your area of practice? My main area of practice is in international and corporate transactions. This includes both domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, with the cross-border component focused on Latin America. I also assist clients in setting up and maintaining operations abroad. Most of…keep reading

Featured Lawyer: Roshan Rajkumar

Roshan Rajkumar Partner Bowman and Brooke TCDIP Board Co-Chair What is your area of practice?  Civil Litigation – Defense Why are you unique? I am one of only two Sri Lankan attorneys in my firm, and the only Sri Lankan law firm partner I am aware of in the Twin Cities. How did you do…keep reading

Featured Lawyer: Apur Patel

Apur Patel Deputy General Counsel, Optum UnitedHealth Group TCDIP Board Member What is your area of practice?  I am part of a large in-house legal function for a big company.  I support our technology business and generally focus on technology transactions and supporting the international operations of our technology hubs in India and the Philippines….keep reading