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John Knapp Elected to the National Board of Directors for State Law Resources, Inc.

John A. Knapp
, a partner with Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A., law firm in Minneapolis, has been elected to the national board of directors for State Law Resources, Inc., an international referral network of independent law firms that provides legal and regulatory strategies to clients across the country.

“We are excited to have John join our board of directors,” said R. Grady Rankin, president of State Law Resources (SLR). “He has been an excellent resource over the years for our organization, and we look forward to his guidance and insight as a member of our board.” Knapp currently serves as the Chairman of the SLR Insurance Practice Group.

Knapp specializes in legislative representation, administrative law, insurance and financial service law and ethics, campaign finance and election law. He has been named to the Super Lawyers® list in Minnesota Law & Politics and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®. He was recognized as one of the top five lobbyists in the state by the St. Paul Legal Ledger in 1998, and chosen as one of the state's top lobbyists by Minnesota Law & Politics in 2000.

Knapp received his legal degree with honors from the University of Iowa College of Law and his Bachelor of Arts degree from St. John's University.

Winthrop & Weinstine is a dynamic and growing law firm focused on building strong client relationships through responsiveness, innovation and creativity. 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.

State Law Resources, Inc. is an international network of independent law firms. In the United States, SLR has one member firm from each state and the District of Columbia. Firms are selected for their experience in government relations and administrative and regulatory law at the state and federal level. Each member firm also has unique public and private-sector experience. Outside the U.S., one firm per country is selected for their compatibility with the practice areas of the U.S. firms. Currently, SLR has member firms from Canada and the United Kingdom. To learn more please visit
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John Knapp Elected to the National Board of Directors for State Law Resources, Inc.
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