. Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A., shareholder Craig S. Krummen
has been recognized by Minnesota Lawyer
as a 2010 “Attorney of the Year.” This award is reserved for a select group of attorneys from throughout the state who have distinguished themselves through exemplary work. Criteria for selection include leadership in the profession, procuring a successful result in an important case and public service.
This year’s Attorneys of the Year will be featured in a special section in Minnesota Lawyer
and during an awards dinner on February 24, 2011, at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Minneapolis.
“Winning this award is a reflection of Craig’s commitment to his clients and the community," said Scott Dongoske
, firm president. “This is a great honor for Craig and the entire firm.”
Craig’s practice at the firm focuses on intellectual property litigation
and complex commercial litigation. During his extensive legal career, he has tried many cases and represented numerous high-profile clients, including many nationally renowned companies. In a recent case tried in Florida against a publicly held tape manufacturer, he obtained a multi-million dollar jury verdict in favor of his client. Aside from his busy litigation practice, he also finds time to give back to the profession and the community, as well as handle a diverse array of pro bono cases.
Craig received his J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law with high distinction. He received his B.B.A. from Iowa State University, where he received several academic honors including induction into Phi Kappa Phi and Golden Key honor societies.
Craig joins a notable group, including past honorees and Winthrop & Weinstine attorneys Thomas H. Boyd, Norman L. Jones and Robert R. Weinstine.
About Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Winthrop & Weinstine is an exciting, dynamic corporate business and commercial litigation law firm focused on building strong client relationships through shared values and commitment to excellence. A "Top 10 Law Firm" in Minnesota, with 93 attorneys in over 25 practice areas, the firm's clients experience responsive, service-driven attorneys who passionately champion client issues, using innovation rather than outmoded tradition and creativity rather than standard formulas. The firm enjoys steady growth by meeting the diverse needs of its clients from individuals and emerging-growth businesses to Fortune
500 companies in an impressive array of industries throughout the Twin Cities and nationally.