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Daniel GrimsrudDaniel Grimsrud
Daniel L. Grimsrud
60 South Sixth Street
Suite 2700
Minneapolis, MN 55402
P 612.349.5692
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Dan serves as an advisor to privately held companies and tax exempt organizations of all shapes and sizes, providing thoughtful and practical advice on a variety of issues including structure and governance, contract and regulatory matters, tax and transition planning and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Dan works with members of the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution team to identify and implement practical solutions to governance and management disputes.

Dan believes that the practice of law is a team sport and makes it a priority to involve other members of the firm where appropriate and to foster cooperation and collaboration with our clients and their employees and advisors.


Representative engagements include:

  • Completion of dozens of M&A transactions representing buyers, sellers and other constituents in transactions involving amounts ranging from a few hundred thousand to several hundred million dollars.
  • Planning and execution of a variety of corporate reorganizations, including tax-free spinoffs, combinations and conversions involving multiple entities and owners.
  • Resolution of shareholder disputes, including several litigated matters.
  • Design and implementation of various strategic initiatives to improve tax, operational and governance efficiency and facilitate transition planning.
  • Securing federal, state and local approval for client transactions and initiatives.
  • Negotiating with taxing authorities to resolve income and sales tax disputes.

Best & Flanagan has an enduring commitment to the communities in which we live and practice. We recognize that we have to be purposeful to achieve real and lasting change. To that end, the firm has made a gift to the Lake Street Council’s “We Love Lake Street” fund in an effort to stand with our community members and invest in healing our city.