Maslon is pleased to announce its continued ranking as a leading Minnesota firm for Construction, Corporate/M&A, and Litigation in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The rankings are the result of extensive client interviews and research to assess technical legal ability, client service, commercial vision and business understanding, value, team depth, and other qualities most valued by the client.
The 2020 edition of Chambers USA recognizes the following practice areas and attorneys at Maslon:
Chambers reports that Maslon's Litigation Group "offers extensive experience in mass tort, product liability, construction, and commercial disputes, as well as environmental litigation. Other areas of expertise include insurance coverage and real estate litigation, representing clients across various industries, including manufacturing, financial services, and life sciences." Clients share "The firm is fully committed and has a great reputation with the Bench and Bar as being a firm that takes an active role in the matter rather than simply advising upon law," "The Maslon team is dedicated, strategic, and accessible," and “They have a wealth of experience, and this knowledge is so helpful in local matters."
Bill Pentelovitch is recognized in Minnesota for General Commercial Litigation, with the following notes:
Chambers states that Bill Pentelovitch "is a widely recognized trial attorney who has handled hundreds of civil trials."
Appellate Litigation—Senior Statesman
David Herr is named as a "Senior Statesman" in Minnesota for Appellate Litigation. Chambers shares that David is "one of the big names," in appellate law in Minnesota. A source describes him as "incredible in the appellate community."
Chambers shares that Maslon's Construction Practice is known for "expert coverage of litigation issues arising from construction projects, offering particular experience in insurance coverage and professional liability claims, as well as contract formation." Chambers also notes that the group has "niche expertise in disputes stemming from structural failures." A client source shares "I am impressed with the writing, timeliness, and thoughtfulness of the entire team."
Jason Lien and David Suchar are recognized in Minnesota for Construction, with the following notes:
Chambers notes that Jason Lien "is a respected litigator with significant experience representing design professionals, developers, and contractors in construction defect matters." Sources state that "he is very easy to work with on the other side of the table. He kills you with kindness but that puts his case in a great position. He's very efficient at putting a case together."
Chambers notes that David Suchar "handles a wide range of disputes, including claims relating to payment, lien, and design issues as well as defects." Client sources state that "he is an excellent attorney who comes up with creative ways of resolving complicated disputes while getting things accomplished that other attorneys could not manage to do," and "His strengths are in mastery of insurance, understanding the construction industry, exceptional writing skills and aggressive negotiation."
Chambers reports that Maslon's Corporate/M&A Group "has considerable experience advising clients in the manufacturing, construction, and retail sectors." Chambers also notes that the group "possesses wide-ranging expertise in private and public securities offerings and securities compliance, and also has international M&A capabilities." One client source states that Maslon lawyers "do not spend unnecessary time on immaterial issues, they are highly affordable, and they deliver good quality services." Another shares "Its strength is that it truly operates as a team, and each and every attorney, along with support staff, is always available, responsive, and able to provide understandable knowledge to our company for complex legal problems."
Marty Rosenbaum is recognized in Minnesota for Corporate/M&A. Chambers notes that Marty "regularly advises public and private companies on IPOs and venture capital transactions as well as M&A." A client comments that "He is a steady driving force behind our business and works tirelessly on our behalf."
To view Maslon's full Chambers USA rankings, go to: 2020 Chambers USA.
About Chambers and Partners
Since 1969, London-based Chambers and Partners has published world-famous guides to the legal profession. A team of over 140 full-time researchers conducted interviews across the United States for the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.