EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.- LAWFUEL – Legal News, Legal Jobs Network –The Eden Prairie law firm of Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC announced today that Minnesota Law & Politics magazine has name three firm attorneys as 2007 Minnesota Rising Stars®.
J. Robert Keena, a partner in the firm, concentrates his practice in the areas of construction litigation and complex employment litigation. His construction practice focuses primarily on assisting homeowners, community associations and businesses with construction defect claims, and contractors with litigation and contract issues.
Christopher M. Banas concentrates his practice in the area of family law, including a growing focus on the collaborate law process. Banas assists clients with a wide range of family law issues, and has earned a reputation for finding creative solutions to meet the needs of non-traditional families.
Erik F. Hansen is an appellate attorney and civil litigator who practices in the state and federal courts at all levels, handling a variety of cases including commercial matters, real estate, and immigration appeals. This is Hansen’s second year as a Rising Star. He was also named an “Up & Coming Attorney” for 2006 by Minnesota Lawyer magazine.
Representing the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state as selected by their peers, “Rising Stars” recognizes the accomplishments of attorneys who have practiced for 10 or less years and are 40 years of age or younger.
About Hellmuth & Johnson
Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC is a progressive law firm offering a range of legal services to meet both corporate and individual needs. Named among Minnesota’s 50 largest law firms, the firm holds the highest possible Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell – the AV® Peer Review Rated designation. For more information, visit www.hjlawfirm.com or call (952) 941-4005.