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Keeping Independent Contractors Independent

The number of independent contractors in the U.S. has been growing for years. Catalyzing this growth are the businesses and associations that increasingly see engaging independent contractors as an effective way to reduce traditional employment costs while improving organizational agility. According to Nilan Johnson Lewis’ Tyler Adams and Heidi Christianson in their recently published article […] More >

Nilan Johnson Lewis Hires Two New Associates

David J. Warden and Tyler J. Adams Pushing Firm’s Head Count to 46 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (January 16, 2013) – Minneapolis law firm Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) is adding associate attorneys David J. Warden (DJ) and Tyler J. Adams to its litigation and business teams respectively. Warden will concentrate on product liability/mass tort and commercial litigation while Adams […] More >

NJL Adds New Associates To Its Litigation and Business Groups

David J. Warden and Tyler J. Adams Pushing Firm’s Head Count to 46 Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) is adding associate attorneys David J. Warden (DJ) and Tyler J. Adams to its litigation and business teams respectively. Warden will concentrate on product liability/mass tort and commercial litigation while Adams will focus on business and real estate […] More >

First-Year Associate Wins Big in Lemon Law Trial

Not many associates can tell their peers that they’ve been in court unaccompanied AND managed to win their first trial. That honor belongs to 27 year-old Ben Johnson, who joined NJL after graduating from Hamline University’s School of Law in 2010. In the span of just one year, Johnson took on the Lemon Law case […] More >

First-Year Associate Wins Big in Lemon Law Trial

Not many associates can tell their peers that they’ve been in court unaccompanied AND managed to win their first trial. That honor belongs to 27 year-old Ben Johnson, who joined NJL after graduating from Hamline University School of Law in 2010. In the span of just one year, Johnson took on the Lemon Law case […] More >

First-Year Associate Takes Driver’s Seat, Scores Win in Lemon Law Trial

Unique victory underscores ACC Value Champion Nilan Johnson Lewis’s commitment to top-notch litigation through flexible rates and arrangements MINNEAPOLIS (December 13, 2012) – Many lawyers go their entire career without taking a case to jury trial. For Ben Johnson, a 27-year-old associate with Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL), it took just one year. In fact, not […] More >

Nilan Johnson Lewis Sponsors Moot Court Competition

For a trial lawyer, any opportunity to “hold court” has its appeal.  But when that opportunity involves giving back to future professionals, it’s all the more rewarding. On October 27, Nilan Johnson Lewis sponsored the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Moot Court Competition for public high-schoolers at William Mitchell College of Law.  Named after former U.S. […] More >

Nilan Johnson Lewis, 3M and UnitedHealth Group Share Social Media Tips for Outside Counsel

With more than 650 social media cases between 2010 and 2012, understanding how social media impacts and influences corporate practices and identity is key. In October, Nilan Johnson Lewis (NJL) hosted a continuing legal education (CLE) session titled, “Social Media Strategies: Best Business and Litigation Practices.” Bringing together legal representatives from NJL, 3M and UnitedHealth […] More >