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Eight Best & Flanagan Attorneys Recognized Among The Best Lawyers in America® 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (August 15, 2013) – Best & Flanagan is pleased to announce that eight of its lawyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 rankings.

The attorneys selected this year and their practice areas of ranking include:

John A. Burton (Trusts and Estates)

Robert L. Crosby (Trusts and Estates)

Thomas B. Heffelfinger (Native American Law)

Steven R. Kruger (Tax Law)

E. Joseph LaFave (Trusts and Estates)

Lenor A. Scheffler (Native American Law)

Mary E. Shearen (Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)

Timothy A. Sullivan (Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Litigation –Construction and Litigation – Real Estate)

In addition, Tim Sullivan was selected by Best Lawyers as “2014 Lawyers of the Year” for Construction – Minneapolis. Only one lawyer in each specialty in a designated metropolitan area is selected for this prestigious honor: Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Best Lawyers has been published since 1983 and is one of the most well-respected peer-reviewed publications in the legal profession. Best Lawyers evaluates all candidates based on peer review, where lawyers are included on the basis of recommendation from other lawyers in private practice. Best Lawyers lists are re-published in top-tier legal and business publications such as The
American Lawyer, The Washington Post
and The Los Angeles Times. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

*The Best Lawyers in America, Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC.

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