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Newsroom image for the post Nilan Johnson Lewis Selects New President

Posted January 30, 2023 with Tags

Nilan Johnson Lewis Selects New President

Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) is pleased to announce Amanda Cialkowski as the law firm’s next president. Cialkowski is the second female president at NJL, which became one of the country’s largest certified women-owned law firms last year. She succeeds Heidi Christenson, who remains an NJL Board member and shareholder.

Newsroom image for the post Minnesota Again Considers Banning Non-Competes

Posted January 19, 2023 with Tags

Minnesota Again Considers Banning Non-Competes

The FTC’s proposed rule banning non-competes nationally has received much attention, but the far likelier change to non-compete law for Minnesotans is from the all-DFL state government. Barely into session, the Minnesota legislature is considering two companion bills, HF295 and …

Newsroom image for the post NJL Adds New Attorney to Labor and Employment Team

Posted January 4, 2023 with Tags

NJL Adds New Attorney to Labor and Employment Team

Minnesota-based national law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) welcomes Anna Schwingler, who joins the firm as an Associate in the Labor and Employment group. Anna will be working in the areas of investigations, policy review, and charges of discrimination involving …

Newsroom image for the post Nilan Johnson Lewis Promotes Leah Kippola-Friske to Shareholder

Posted January 3, 2023 with Tags

Nilan Johnson Lewis Promotes Leah Kippola-Friske to Shareholder

MINNEAPOLIS (January 3, 2023) — Innovative law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) announces that Leah Kippola-Friske has been promoted to shareholder status, effective immediately. Kippola-Friske is a member of both NJL’s business litigation and product liability and complex torts practice …

Newsroom image for the post Nilan Johnson Lewis Adds New Financial Analyst Sarah Ruzek

Posted December 29, 2022 with Tags

Nilan Johnson Lewis Adds New Financial Analyst Sarah Ruzek

Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) is pleased to welcome Sarah Ruzek to its operations team as a Senior Financial Analyst. Sarah brings 20 years of experience in the association industry, where she most recently spent over a decade at Associations North, …

Newsroom image for the post Hannah Oliason Joins NJL’s Health Law Group

Posted November 16, 2022 with Tags

Hannah Oliason Joins NJL’s Health Law Group

Minnesota-based national law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) welcomes Hannah Oliason, who joins the firm’s Health Care group. Hannah will be working closely with clients–including hospitals, health systems, ancillary providers, and managed care organizations—assisting them through the maze of organizational and …

Newsroom image for the post Eric Ryu Adds Bench Depth to NJL’s Corporate Immigration Group

Posted November 3, 2022 with Tags

Eric Ryu Adds Bench Depth to NJL’s Corporate Immigration Group

Minnesota-based national law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) welcomes Eric Ryu, who will practice in the firm’s Corporate Immigration Group. Eric will add to the team’s deep bench enabling diverse businesses worldwide with their corporate immigration needs. Eric will assist …

Newsroom image for the post Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Nilan Johnson Lewis

Posted September 30, 2022 with Tags

Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Nilan Johnson Lewis

NJL was short-listed as a “recommended firm for labor and employment” by Benchmark Litigation, one of the most definitive and objective rankings of preeminent litigation firms and practitioners in the U.S. Benchmark Litigation created a separate labor and employment edition in response to …

Newsroom image for the post Nilan Johnson Lewis Welcomes New Paralegal, Emily Davis

Posted September 26, 2022 with Tags

Nilan Johnson Lewis Welcomes New Paralegal, Emily Davis

Minneapolis-based law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis is pleased to announce that Emily Davis has joined their Corporate and Health Care practice groups. Emily brings years of experience working for law firms where she reviewed loans, leases, and financing documents as …

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