Gina Tonn provides business clients with advice and counsel in a variety of litigation matters—carefully and creatively guiding clients across all phases of the litigation process.

Gina brings her significant clerkship experience to bear in her work with clients—offering insight into the ins and outs of our federal court system. Before joining Greene Espel, she clerked for The Honorable Jane Kelly at the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals as well as The Honorable John R. Tunheim at the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Gina is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Minnesota Law Review. During law school, Gina served as a student director of the Federal Immigration Litigation Clinic and as a law clerk for the University of Minnesota Office of the General Counsel.


  • State Bar of Illinois
  • Gina is not admitted to practice in Minnesota.

Professional & Community Affiliations


  • Federal Bar Association


  • 2020 Sidney J. Kaplan Legal Scholarship Fund Award, University of Minnesota Law School


J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, Minnesota Law Review

B.A., St. Olaf College, summa cum laude, Economics and Religion with distinction


Law Clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, The Honorable Jane Kelly

Law Clerk, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, The Honorable John R. Tunheim