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Ten Larkin Hoffman Attorneys Named 2015 North Star Lawyers
May 23, 2016
Larkin Hoffman is proud to announce that 10 of the firm’s attorneys have been named North Star Lawyers by the Minnesota State Bar Association. 
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Mike Smith Quoted in Star Tribune Article on Prince’s Estate
May 09, 2016
Mike Smith was recently quoted in an article that appeared on the front page of the Star Tribune’s Sunday, May 8 Business section. The article illustrated the importance of having a will with the example of Prince’s estate, which will now likely be decided in probate court.
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Larkin Hoffman Welcomes Kate Westad
April 14, 2016
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Kate Westad has joined the firm's litigation practice group, serving clients in the areas of product liability and commercial litigation.
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Larkin Hoffman Elects Brandi Kerber as Shareholder
March 21, 2016
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Brandi Kerber has been elected as a shareholder of the firm. Brandi represents nonprofits and closely-held businesses in residential and commercial real estate matters and works with clients on corporate matters, including mergers & acquisitions.
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Brenda Greenhalgh Receives 2016 Bob Hoffman Community Service Award
March 10, 2016
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Brenda Greenhalgh has been honored as the recipient of the 2016 Bob Hoffman Community Service Award. Brenda, who recently celebrated her 10-year anniversary at the firm, assists the Salvation Army in its annual bell ringing campaign, coordinates fundraising efforts for the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, and spearheads the firm’s bake sale each year to help a local food pantry and people with special needs. She has also served on the board of the Burnsville Minnesota-Valley Figure Skating Club.
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Larkin Hoffman Attorneys Obtain Court Order for Client After Uncompensated Taking of Restaurant’s Highway Access
March 08, 2016
In late 2015, Larkin Hoffman litigation attorneys Gary Van Cleve, Rob Stefonowicz, and Bryan Huntington successfully obtained a court order requiring MnDOT to initiate condemnation proceedings based upon its uncompensated taking of a property’s road access. The property at issue is the site of the once-successful restaurant known as the “Black Stallion,” situated on Highway 52 in the City of Hampton. 
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Peder Larson Opens the Environmental Initiative’s 15th Annual Legislative Preview
March 04, 2016
Peder Larson opened the Environmental Initiative’s 15th annual legislative preview event on March 3 at the Science Museum of Minnesota, in St. Paul. The sellout crowd included a combination of state agency staff, nongovernmental organizations, trade groups, consultants and companies.
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Paul Plunkett Featured in Business Journal M&A Discussion
February 25, 2016
Paul Plunkett was a featured panelist in a recent wide-ranging discussion about mergers and acquisitions hosted by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. During the discussion, Paul gave his view on what to expect in the business of mergers and acquisitions in 2016, the process of selling a business and the timing involved on M&A transactions.
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Joe Fittante Featured on Business Journal Table of Experts Panel
January 19, 2016
Joe Fittante was recently featured as a panelist on franchising for the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.
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Second Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
January 18, 2016
On January 18, 2016, Larkin Hoffman honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. ‎by partnering with Second Harvest Heartland in the fight to end hunger. Employees of the firm and ‎their families sorted and packed food at Second Harvest Heartland’s warehouse in Golden Valley, ‎Minnesota.
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Minnesota Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Appeal of Sprinkler Rule Decision
January 08, 2016
Peter Coyle, Rob Stefonowicz and Bryan Huntington, representing The Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC), challenged Minnesota’s “Sprinkler Rule” and won. The Minnesota Supreme Court determined last week that it would not review the October Minnesota Court of Appeals decision that invalidated the rule.
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Pat Plunkett Featured in Nonprofit Panel Discussion for Business Journal
January 07, 2016
Pat Plunkett was a featured panelist in a recent Table of Experts roundtable discussion about the nonprofit sector, which was published in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal
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Phyllis Karasov on Education Industry Experts Panel
December 17, 2015
Phyllis Karasov was featured in a Table of Experts panel discussion on education, organized by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.
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Larkin Hoffman Welcomes Laura McCabe
December 16, 2015
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Laura McCabe has joined the firm's corporate practice group and mergers and acquisitions team.
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Congratulations to Oppidan Investment on 2015 Retail Redevelopment Award
December 14, 2015
Oppidan Investment Company received the Minnesota Shopping Center Association’s STARR award for the best retail redevelopment project of 2015. The Excelsior-based development company was recognized for its mixed-used development, Excelsior Marketplace, located at 440 Water Street in Excelsior.
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Mike Smith Featured in Business Journal Table of Experts Panel on Succession Planning
December 08, 2015
Mike Smith was recently featured in a Table of Experts roundtable discussion on succession planning for the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.
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Joe Fittante Moderates Panel Discussion on Franchise Development
November 13, 2015
Joe Fittante moderated a panel discussion on “Franchise Sales and Development: How to Select and Qualify the Best Prospects ‎for Your Systems” as part of the International Franchise Association’s quarterly Franchise Business Network meetings.
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Larkin Hoffman Hosts Women’s Event
November 12, 2015
Larkin Hoffman held its annual women's networking event on Oct. 7 at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis. This year's event, "Let Your Heart Sing," featured an evening of networking, information and demonstrations from professionals promoting healthy lifestyles. 
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Larkin Hoffman Hosts Second Annual Regional Real Estate Forum for Industry Leaders
October 26, 2015
Larkin Hoffman hosted its second annual Regional Real Estate Forum, “Projects, Opportunities and Trends: What’s Driving Development in the Twin Cities,” on Thursday, September 24th. The event was held at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel and was attended by more than 100 industry leaders, executives and professionals.
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Larkin Hoffman Welcomes Inga Schuchard
October 26, 2015
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Inga Schuchard has joined the firm's real estate litigation and franchise law practice groups.
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