Commercial Litigation Updates
Jeya Paul Appointed to U.S. Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel
The panel will review applications, interview prospective candidates, and recommend the five best-qualified candidates to the District Judges for consideration.
Holley Horrell Elected to Serve as Vice Chair of the Children's Law Center of Minnesota's Board of Directors
The Children's Law Center promotes the legal rights and well-being of children and youth, and its staff and volunteers provide direct representation of children and youth in the child welfare system as well as advocate for changes in the systems that affect their lives.
X. Kevin Zhao Appointed to Judicial Selection Committee for Federal District Court Vacancy by Senators Klobuchar and Smith
The committee is made up of six attorneys, including current and former judges and other leaders in the legal community.
Cargill and Greene Espel Attorneys Recognized by Minnesota Lawyer as 2023 Attorneys of the Year
The team includes Cargill attorneys Kate Hibbard, Brooke Tassoni, and Molly Thornton, as well as Greene Espel attorneys Holley Horrell, Mark Johnson, Aaron Knoll, Jeya Paul, Faris Rashid, Anna Tobin, Gina Tonn, and X. Kevin Zhao.
Greene Espel Welcomes Attorney Chad Blumenfield to the Firm
Chad joins Greene Espel as a Partner to expand our significant capabilities to represent clients in False Claims Act cases, healthcare litigation, government and internal investigations, and high stakes litigation in a variety of industries.
Sybil Dunlop Recognized by Minnesota Lawyer as a 2023 Attorney of the Year
She is recognized in the “Diversity & Inclusion” category as part of the Application Support Committee of the Infinity Project.
Greene Espel Recognized in 2024 "Best Law Firms" Among Nation's Top Firms
The firm has been ranked in the first tier in Minneapolis – the highest ranking available in each city – in nine practice areas.
Jeanette Bazis Named to Minnesota Lawyer's POWER 30 for Business Litigation
To create the Power 30 list, Minnesota Lawyer interviewed respected Minnesota attorneys and leaders, reviewed outcomes of significant cases, and consulted the Minnesota Lawyer archives for “people whose achievements and influence we recognize as powerful business litigators in Minnesota.”
Chambers USA 2023 Recognizes Greene Espel for Litigation in Minnesota; Jeanette Bazis, Sybil Dunlop, and Kate Swenson Named Notable Practitioners
This year’s recognition highlights the firm’s “widely respected litigation group able to provide expertise across a range of commercial disputes, including both class actions and single-plaintiff claims.”
Greene Espel Congratulates Nicholas Scheiner on His Elevation to Our Partnership
Nick's unique skills and experience will add to the depth of our partnership—particularly in Investigations, a key area of our practice.
Greene Espel Welcomes Litigators Farah Famouri and Gina Tonn to the Firm
We are delighted to welcome Farah and Gina to our team of litigators, counselors, and investigators.
Client Win: Jury Returns Verdict in Favor of Greene Espel Client, Newsert
Greene Espel was honored to represent Newsert, and we are proud of this result.
Greene Espel Welcomes Litigator Emily McAdam to the Firm
Greene Espel PLLP is delighted to welcome attorney Emily McAdam to our team of litigators, counselors, and investigators.
Sybil Dunlop Named to Minnesota Lawyer's POWER 30 for Business Litigation
When selecting the 30 attorneys, Minnesota Lawyer focused on those whose presence on a case “signifies the stakes, who have influenced the direction of the law, whose leadership in the community is pervasive and whose respect within the bar is undeniable.”
Greene Espel Recognized Among Top Firms In 2018 Chambers USA
The 2018 edition of Chambers USA recognized litigation and investigations boutique Greene Espel in the general commercial litigation practice category. In addition, Chambers individually recognized Jeanette Bazis and Cliff Greene for their litigation work and Beth Krueger for her antitrust work.
Super Lawyers Recognizes Thirteen Greene Espel Lawyers in 2017
Litigation and investigations boutique firm Greene Espel is excited to announce that its Minnesota legal community peers selected thirteen of its 24 lawyers for inclusion in the 2017 Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists.
Federal Jury Awards Compensatory and Punitive Damages to Greene Espel Client
Greene Espel attorney Mark Johnson is quoted in this Star Tribune article regarding a verdict in favor of the firm's client. Mark and Anna Tobin led the six-day jury trial in federal court.
Federal Court Upholds $11M Jury Award Against Toyota
On June 9, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit upheld a 2015 jury verdict, which found Toyota at fault for a 2006 fatal car crash and awarded client Koua Fong Lee and other victims $11.4 million
Greene Espel Receives Rankings in Chambers USA 2017
The 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business Guide recognized prominent litigation and investigations boutique firm Greene Espel in the general commercial litigation practice category.