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Campbell Knutson Attorneys to Speak at Minnesota Association of City Attorneys Annual Conference

The annual Minnesota Association of City Attorneys conference will be held on February 8 and 9, 2024.  On Thursday, February 8, Campbell Knutson Partner Soren Mattick will speak on a panel titled Post-Puce: Imposing Exactions Like Park Dedication Fees with an ‘Essential Nexus’ and ‘Rough Proportionality’. On Friday February 9, Attorneys Henry Schaeffer, Alina Schwartz, [...]

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Court of Appeals Affirms Conviction

On December 11, 2023, in State v. Herrick, the Minnesota Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction of appellant for violating Minn. Stat. 169.21, subd. 5 for walking on a roadway when sidewalks are provided and are accessible and usable. Appellate attorney Alina Schwartz successfully argued that the district court did not err indetermining that the [...]

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Court of Appeals Affirms Impaired Driving Conviction

On December 26, 2023, the Minnesota Court of Appeals issued its opinion in State v. Orman, a criminal appeal of a second-degree impaired driving conviction, challenging the validity of the stop. Attorney Alina Schwartz of Campbell Knutson, P.A., argued on behalf of the State. The Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction holding that the stop [...]

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Attorneys Leah Koch and Jared Shepherd Recognized by the MSBA as 2022 North Star Lawyers

The Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) recently recognized attorneys Leah Koch and Jared Shepherd as North Star Lawyers. MSBA gives this designation to lawyers who provide 50 hours of pro bono legal services annually to low-income people at no fee. Koch and Shepherd are volunteers with Just Deeds and the Advocates for Human Rights. Advocates [...]

By |2023-06-13T12:39:07-06:00June 13th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Attorneys Leah Koch and Jared Shepherd Recognized by the MSBA as 2022 North Star Lawyers

Campbell Knutson Attorney David Kendall Successfully Defends Ordinance at U.S. Court of Appeals

Attorney David Kendall of Campbell Knutson, P.A., appeared on behalf of the City of Edina before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in the matter of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. City of Edina. In June of 2020, the City of Edina, Minnesota took a leadership role in combating the youth [...]

By |2023-03-01T08:30:40-06:00March 1st, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Campbell Knutson Attorney David Kendall Successfully Defends Ordinance at U.S. Court of Appeals

Campbell Knutson, P.A. Attorneys to Speak at the Minnesota Association of City Attorneys 2023 Annual Conference

The Minnesota Association of City Attorneys (MACA) 2023 Annual Conference will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel, 5601 West 78th Street, Bloomington, MN 55439. MACA President and Partner Jared Shepherd will participate in the panel "Treating Code Violators Like Your In-Laws: Embarrassing, yes, but they need tough love." Partner [...]

By |2023-02-07T13:57:47-06:00February 7th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Campbell Knutson, P.A. Attorneys to Speak at the Minnesota Association of City Attorneys 2023 Annual Conference