Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers Honorees

07.08.2019 Written by: Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd.

2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers honorees

Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. is excited to announce the firm’s 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers honorees, a designation reserved for only five percent of the total lawyers in the state.

The Super Lawyers honor recognizes those attorneys who have exhibited excellence in practice and continue to earn the respect of their peers by providing high quality legal services.

Published in Super Lawyers, this annual list of top attorneys originates from Bill White and Steve Kaplan’s Minnesota Law & Politics magazine. Nominees are selected based on peer evaluations, independent research, and criteria such as scholarly writings, leadership, and community engagement. The Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers include:

Steven M. Graffunder

Shareholder

Steve serves as the chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department and is a member of the Minnesota and Hennepin County bar associations. He is a Real Property Law Specialist and practices primarily in the areas of commercial and residential real estate, construction law, mechanic’s liens, and banking law. This is his sixteenth Minnesota Super Lawyers award.

Mark V. Steffenson

Shareholder

Mark concentrates his practice in business and commercial litigation and is a recipient of the AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell®. This is his twelfth year receiving the Minnesota Super Lawyers distinction.

Jeffrey A. Berg

Shareholder

Jeff is Chair of the Family Law practice group at Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. and is receiving the Minnesota Super Lawyers honor for the tenth time.

Craig T. Dokken

Shareholder

Craig’s practice is concentrated in the areas of Construction and Real Estate Litigation. This is his seventh time being named to Minnesota Super Lawyers, and he has also received an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell®.

Kristin L. Kingsbury

Attorney

Kristin has previously been selected as a Rising Star and among Top Women Attorneys by Super Lawyers and this year received the honor of Minnesota Super Lawyers. She has extensive litigation experience in both state and federal courts and has successfully litigated matters in Minnesota, Rhode Island, Maryland, Georgia, Florida, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Kansas.

For over 35 years, Henningson & Snoxell has served individuals and businesses with effective legal counsel and representation. Our attorneys work with integrity-driven professionalism centered in strong principles, a family focus, and community dedication.

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2018 Super Lawyers Press Release

07.13.2018 Written by: Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd.

Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. is pleased to announce the firm’s 2018 Minnesota Super Lawyers and 2018 Rising Stars honorees. It is with great pride that select attorneys from the firm have been recognized by their peers for outstanding work in their primary practice area.

The Super Lawyers listing is an annual honor presented to outstanding lawyers from all 50 states and Washington, D.C., from over 70 practice areas. Lawyers are selected using a patented process that rates the lawyers based on peer nominations and evaluations, along with research that has been performed independently. The list of honorees is published in Super Lawyers Magazine.

The Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. Minnesota Super Lawyers Honorees:

Steven M. Graffunder a shareholder in the firm and is the chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department. Steve practices primarily in the areas of commercial and residential real estate, construction law, mechanic’s liens, and banking law. Primary Practice Area: Banking

Mark V. Steffenson, a shareholder in the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd., focuses his practice on representing clients in business and commercial litigation. Primary Practice Area: Business Litigation

Jeffrey A. Berg, a shareholder and Chair of the Family Law practice group at Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd., concentrates on helping individuals and families overcome situations of divorce or legal separation with their best interests in mind. Primary Practice Area: Family Law

Craig T. Dokken, a shareholder in the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd, practices law in the areas of Construction Law and Litigation, Banking and Mediation. Primary Practice Area: Business Litigation

Kristin Kingsbury has extensive litigation experience in both state and federal courts. She excels in implementing efficient dispute resolution techniques on behalf of her clients. As a former Rising Star Honoree, this is Kristin’s first time being selected as a Super Lawyer.
Primary Practice Area: Business Litigation

2018 Rising Stars Honoree:

Tifanne Wolter has practiced law for more than 15 years, concentrating her practice in family law for the last decade assisting a wide array of clients with divorce, custody, paternity, child support, third party custody, parenting time, and domestic abuse matters. Primary Practice Area: Family Law

Located in Maple Grove, Minnesota, the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. has served individuals and businesses throughout Minnesota for 36 years. The full-service law firm provides legal representation to clients throughout the Twin Cities and communities in the counties of Hennepin, Ramsey, Wright, Anoka and Sherburne.

For more information, visit www.hennsnoxlaw.com or call (763) 560-5700.

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Super Lawyers Press Release

07.07.2017 Written by: Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd.

Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. is pleased to announce the firm’s 2017 Minnesota Super Lawyers and 2017 Minnesota Rising Stars honorees. It is with great pride that select attorneys from the law firm have been recognized by their peers for outstanding work in their primary area of law.

The Super Lawyers listing is an annual honor presented to outstanding lawyers from all 50 states and Washington, D.C, from over 70 practice areas. Lawyers are selected using a patented process that rates lawyers based on peer nominations and evaluations, along with research that has been performed independently. The list of honorees is published in Super Lawyers Magazine and online at superlawyers.com.

The Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. Minnesota Super Lawyers honorees

Steve M. Graffunder, a shareholder in Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. and Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Department, practices primarily in the areas of commercial and residential real estate, construction law, mechanic’s liens, and banking law. Primary Practice Area: Banking

Mark V. Steffenson, a shareholder in the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd., focuses his practice on representing clients in business and commercial litigation. Primary Practice Area: Business Litigation

Jeffrey A. Berg, a shareholder and Chair of the Family Law practice group at Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd., concentrates on helping individuals and families overcome situations of divorce or legal separation with their best interests in mind. Primary Practice Area: Family Law

Craig T. Dokken, a shareholder in the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd, practices law in the areas of Construction Law and Litigation, Banking and Mediation. Primary Practice Area: Business Litigation

2017 Minnesota Rising Stars honoree

Tifanne Wolter has practiced law for more than 14 years, concentrating her practice in family law for the last decade assisting a wide array of clients with divorce, custody, paternity, child support, third party custody, parenting time, and domestic abuse matters. Primary Practice Area: Family Law

Located in Maple Grove, Minnesota, the law firm of Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. has served individuals and businesses throughout Minnesota for 36 years. The full-service law firm provides legal representation to clients throughout the Twin Cities and communities in the counties of Hennepin, Ramsey, Wright, Anoka and Sherburne.

For more information, visit www.hennsnoxlaw.com or call (763) 560-5700.

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Henningson & Snoxell Ltd. estate planning attorney Susan T. Peterson and senior civil litigation attorney Mark V. Steffenson represented the guardians ad litem for a minor heir in a recent Estate in Goodhue County, Minnesota, Probate Court. The decedent’s spouse and a co-fiduciary were appointed as special administrators to deal with issues relating to various parcels of real property and businesses caused by the decedent’s unexpected death. Henningson & Snoxell petitioned the Court for a Temporary Restraining Order against the special administrators after a series of events evidenced their inability to administer the Estate. The Court granted the Temporary Restraining Order against the special administrators and prohibited them from interfering with contracts, liquidating, selling transferring or disposing of estate assets.

Susan, a shareholder in the firm, is a seasoned estate planning attorney and Chair of the firm’s Estate Planning Department. Susan focuses her practice in the areas of Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Probate and Estate Administration, and Elder Law. She has been selected for inclusion in Minnesota Super Lawyers(r) – Rising Star Editions, 2009-2010 and 2012. Susan is admitted to practice in all Minnesota state and federal courts, the U.S. District Court of Minnesota, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mark, a shareholder in the firm, is an experienced business and commercial litigation attorney and Chair of the firm’s Litigation department. He focuses his practice in the areas of Business and Commercial LawEmployment Law, Directors’ and Officers’ Liability, Litigation and Appeals, and Shareholders’ Rights. Minnesota Law & Politics magazine has repeatedly named Mark a Super Lawyer, a designation reserved for only five percent of the total lawyers in the state. He has also received an AV(r) Preeminent Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell AV(r).* Mark is admitted to practice in all Minnesota state courts, the U.S. District Court of Minnesota, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

*AV(r) Preeminent(tm) is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

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Henningson & Snoxell, Ltd. estate planning attorney Susan T. Peterson and senior civil litigation attorney Mark V. Steffenson recently defended a claim against their client’s Estate in Hennepin County, Minnesota, Probate Court. The decedent’s significant other filed a Written Statement of Claim for $60,000, alleging he was owed for care he provided to the decedent during her lifetime. The Estate disallowed the claim in full. After trial, the Court agreed with the Estate concluding that the Estate owed no amount to the claimant.

Susan, a shareholder in the firm, is a seasoned estate planning attorney and Chair of the firm’s Estate Planning Department. Susan focuses her practice in the areas of Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Probate and Estate Administration, and Elder Law. She has been selected for inclusion in Minnesota Super Lawyers(r) – Rising Star Editions, 2009-2010 and 2012. Susan is admitted to practice in all Minnesota state and federal courts, the U.S. District Court of Minnesota, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mark, a shareholder in the firm, is an experienced business and commercial litigation attorney and Chair of the firm’s Litigation department. He focuses his practice in the areas of Business and Commercial Law, Employment Law, Directors’ and Officers’ Liability, Litigation and Appeals, and Shareholders’ Rights. Minnesota Law & Politics magazine has repeatedly named Mark a Super Lawyer, a designation reserved for only five percent of the total lawyers in the state. He has also received an AV(r) Preeminent Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell AV(r).* Mark is admitted to practice in all Minnesota state courts, the U.S. District Court of Minnesota, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

*AV(r) Preeminent(tm) is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

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