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Nilan Johnson Lewis Welcomes Attorney Allyson Petersen

Petersen adds depth to the firm’s product liability and commercial litigation groups  MINNEAPOLIS (November 17, 2015) – Minneapolis-based law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis announces that Allyson Petersen has joined its product liability and commercial litigation practice groups as an associate attorney. Petersen will support clients in product liability, mass tort, and commercial litigation matters. Prior […] More >

Litigation Paralegal – Product Liability

We seek a seasoned paralegal with substantive experience handling a variety of product liability matters, including medical device, recreational products/powersports and personal injury. Experience with trial preparation and/or attending trial is preferred. More >

Creating an Incident Response Plan

Careen Martin has counseled clients on data privacy and security more and more in recent months. New cyber-attacks have prompted businesses to start thinking proactively: not if, but when. More >

Major Changes in Store for Classifying Worker Overtime Status

Nilan Johnson Lewis labor and employment attorney Joe Schmitt analyzes President Obama’s push for expanding overtime rules, and explains the impact on businesses and employees. Overview The United States Department of Labor is set to announce significant changes to the “exempt” classification of employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).  First passed in 1938, the FLSA […] More >

Mobile Health Care Apps Are No Cure-all

The prevalence of mobile health care apps has its benefits – but it doesn’t mean you should lose your doctor’s phone number. In a Star Tribune article, health care and privacy attorney Careen Martin outlines why users should be more cautious about putting faith solely in mobile health apps. More >

Summer Associate Minority Clerkship

Summer Associate Minority Clerkship Nilan Johnson Lewis, a distinctive downtown law firm with an innovative, team-based approach to the practice of law, is taking Summer Associate Minority Clerkship applications for 2016. If you seek a professional atmosphere with a culture that emphasizes excellence, superior client service and teamwork, our Firm is for you. If interested […] More >