Author Archives: Scott Carlson

Unsung: Becky Braun

Becky Braun

Organized, diligent, amiable and interested. That’s how colleagues describe Becky Braun, who two years ago became office manager at the Children’s Law Center of Minnesota. “Becky’s work behind the scenes to ensure that all internal systems and processes run smoothly ...

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Unsung: John Erar

John Erar

As chief information officer for the Minnesota Fourth Judicial District, John Erar says he is a great believer in listening to the needs of judges and other people his department serves. So, when the state court system began five years ...

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Up & Coming: Jennifer Olson

Jennifer Olson

In her eight years as an attorney, Jennifer Olson has flourished handling trial work and arbitrations involving complex business and commercial litigation. Whether representing companies and individuals in class actions, shareholder disputes, employment claims, business torts or contract disputes, Olson ...

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Up & Coming: Shannon Bjorklund

Shannon Bjorklund

After fewer than eight years as an attorney, Shannon Bjorklund is drawing accolades from colleagues. Bjorklund, who recently became a partner at Dorsey & Whitney’s Minneapolis Trial Group, “has distinguished herself as an exceptional lawyer with a deep commitment to ...

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Up & Coming: Rob Courtney

Rob Courtney

Rob Courtney, a principal at Fish & Richardson, is a “triple threat” in handling patent-infringement disputes for his clients, who include some of the world’s largest technology companies. Courtney’s dossier includes extensive litigating before federal courts, the International Trade Commission ...

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