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Nearly 100 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers, 27 Practices Earn Top Recognition in Chambers USA 2024 Guide

Chambers USA rankings are based on an “assessment of a firm’s work and opinions from external market sources, with an emphasis on client feedback.” In order to be ranked in the guide, lawyers and firms must demonstrate “sustained excellence.”

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Located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, Cozen O’Connor’s Minnesota office opened in 2013 with more than 20 lawyers serving local and international clients in a wide variety of areas, including corporate, bankruptcy & restructuring, antitrust, real estate finance and development, litigation, international trade law, securities and financing, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, and sports law.

 

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Christopher J. Bellini

Christopher J. Bellini

Chair, Private Equity
Co-Chair, Capital Markets & Securities

Ketan Bhirud

Ketan Bhirud

Member

Vadim Braginsky

Vadim Braginsky

Counsel

John E. Crozier

John E. Crozier

Associate

Steven J. Dickinson

Steven J. Dickinson

Co-Chair, International Practice

Katheryn A. Gettman

Katheryn A. Gettman

Member

Paul D. Hallgren

Paul D. Hallgren

Associate

Cassandra Jacobsen

Cassandra Jacobsen

Associate

Steven P.  Katkov

Steven P. Katkov

Member

Heather L. Marx

Heather L. Marx

Vice Chair, Office Managing Partner

Samuel E. Mogensen

Samuel E. Mogensen

Associate

Barbara Müller

Barbara Müller

Member

Joel D.  Nesset

Joel D. Nesset

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Miguel Alexander Pozo

Miguel Alexander Pozo

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Edgar G. Rapoport

Edgar G. Rapoport

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John Reich

John Reich

Senior Principal, Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies

Jeffrey N. Saunders

Jeffrey N. Saunders

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Jon M. Schoenwetter

Jon M. Schoenwetter

Associate

Steven H. Silton

Steven H. Silton

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Curt N. Trisko

Curt N. Trisko

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Thomas G. Wallrich

Thomas G. Wallrich

Office Managing Partner

Hannah Wind

Hannah Wind

Government Affairs Associate, Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies

Kristi Adair Zentner

Kristi Adair Zentner

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Co-Chair, Women’s Initiative

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Nearly 100 Cozen O’Connor Lawyers, 27 Practices Earn Top Recognition in Chambers USA 2024 Guide

June 10, 2024 Chambers USA rankings are based on an “assessment of a firm’s work and opinions from external market sources, with an emphasis on client feedback.” In order to be ranked in the guide, lawyers and firms must demonstrate “sustained excellence.”

Fourteen Cozen O’Connor Lawyers Named to Minnesota Monthly “Top Lawyers” list

May 06, 2024 The list will appear in the July/August 2024 issue of Minnesota Monthly

Cozen O’Connor Promotes 23 Attorneys to Member

March 15, 2024 “This is a group of terrific lawyers across many offices and practices areas and we look forward to following their achievements,” said Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael J. Heller.

Miguel Alexander Pozo Reappointed to Minnesota Federal District Court Judicial Selection Committee

February 02, 2024 Cozen O’Connor is proud to announce that Miguel Alexander Pozo has been reappointed by U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tina Smith (D-MN) to their judicial selection committee.

10 Questions with Heather Marx

November 14, 2023 Heather Marx was featured in a Hennepin Lawyer article discussing her practice, the unique challenges women face in the legal profession, and the advice she will never forget.

2023 Top Women in Law: Heather Marx

November 10, 2023 Heather Marx was featured in a Minnesota Lawyer Magazine spotlight, discussing her career as an attorney.

Winter’s Coming. Tell Us About Your Dream Vacation Getaway

November 07, 2023 Cassandra Jacobsen was featured in a Minnesota State Bar Association LexBlog discussing her dream vacation getaway.

Cozen O’Connor’s Heather Marx Named to Minnesota Lawyer’s Inaugural Top Women in Law List

September 08, 2023 Heather Marx, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Commercial Litigation practice and vice-chair of the firm’s Trade Remedies practice, has been named by Minnesota Lawyer Magazine to its inaugural “Top Women in Law” list.

Best Lawyers Honors More Than 200 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys to its Best Lawyers in America 2024 Edition

August 17, 2023 Best Lawyers selected 232 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s U.S. offices for inclusion in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Business Today Names 32 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys to Its Top 10 Lists

July 28, 2023 These lists recognize lawyers “mastering,” “leading,” “revolutionizing,” and “dominating” their fields in their respective states and nationwide.

Three Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to 2023 Super Lawyers

July 17, 2023 Thomas G. Wallrich was recognized as a Super Lawyer, and Cassandra Jacobsen and Curt N. Trisko were named Rising Stars.

Legal 500 Recognizes Six Cozen O’Connor Practice Areas and 16 Attorneys in its 2023 Guide

July 10, 2023 Cozen O'Connor's Aviation (Litigation/Regulation), Construction, L&E, M&A (Midmarket), Shipping (Finance and Litigation/Regulation) practices were ranked by the Legal 500.

The Law of Business

September 19, 2022 Katie Gettman is featured in a University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) article discussing her career path and what led her to become a business transactions lawyer.

More Than 200 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch

August 22, 2022 210 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 24 of the firm’s nationwide offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Cozen O’Connor Minneapolis Attorney Jon Schoenwetter Named an “Up & Coming” Attorney by Minnesota Lawyer magazine

August 10, 2022 MINNEAPOLIS, August 10, 2022 — Minneapolis attorney Jon Schoenwetter, an associate in Cozen O’Connor’s Real Estate Practice, has been named a 2022 “Up & Coming” attorney by Minnesota Lawyer magazine.

Cozen O’Connor’s Katheryn Gettman Named To Twin Cities Business 2022 Notable Women in Law List

February 16, 2022 Cozen O’Connor corporate attorney Katheryn Gettman, a member in the firm’s Minneapolis office, has been named by Twin Cities Business Magazine to its 2022 Notable Women in Law list.

Super Lawyers Names Two Minnesota Cozen O’Connor Attorneys to its 2021 List

July 20, 2021 Super Lawyers has named two Cozen O’Connor attorneys to its 2021 Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists

Tips for Expediting the Supply Chain Backlog

May 25, 2021 Heather Marx was featured in an article published by EPS News discussing how there are certain measures businesses can take to streamline the processing of shipments by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

Cozen O’Connor’s Heather Marx named to The American Lawyer’s 2021 Midwest Trailblazers list

April 20, 2021 Heather Marx, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Commercial Litigation practice and vice-chair of the firm’s Trade Remedies practice, has been named to The American Lawyer’s 2021 inaugural list of Midwest Trailblazers.

Super Lawyers Names Four Minnesota Cozen O’Connor Attorneys to its 2020 List

July 23, 2020 Super Lawyers has named four Cozen O’Connor attorneys to its 2020 Minnesota Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Three were recognized as Super Lawyers and one was named “Rising Star.”

Cozen O’Connor’s Corporate Practice Continues Rapid Growth, Adding Minnesota Attorney Katheryn A. Gettman

May 11, 2020 Gettman is the eleventh attorney to join the firm’s Corporate Practice this month,

Cozen O'Connor: Women in Leadership

December 04, 2019 Four of Cozen O'Connor's Minneapolis-based attorneys - Heather Marx, Barbara Muller, Tina Syring and Kristi Zentner - are highlighted in a Women in Law leadership feature in Attorney at Law Magazine.

Breaking the Ice: Trade practice grows as trade wars escalate

October 30, 2019 Heather Marx was featured in the Minnesota Lawyer discussing her practice along with her life outside of the office.

138 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named to the Best Lawyers in America

August 28, 2019 Best Lawyers selected 138 Cozen O’Connor lawyers from 21 of the firm’s national offices for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Three Cozen O'Connor Attorneys Recognized as 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers

July 08, 2019 Silton, Syring, and Wallrich have previously been named Super Lawyers, this is their 15th, 10th and 17th year appearing on the list, respectively.

Contacts

Thomas G. Wallrich

Office Managing Partner

twallrich@cozen.com

(612) 260-9002

Heather L. Marx

Vice Chair, Office Managing Partner

hmarx@cozen.com

(612) 260-9004

Connie Luckey

Office Manager

cluckey@cozen.com

(312) 382-3114