In what area of law do you practice and why did you choose this?
Litigation. I chose it because I can’t imagine doing anything else as an attorney.
What did you want to be when you grew up?
An archaeologist or a musician.
Tell us about a mentor who made an impact on your career.
The Chancellor I worked for as a law clerk taught me a lot about patience and giving everyone a fair chance.
What is your favorite vacation spot?
Regensburg, Germany or Monterey, California.
What is your favorite Minnesota Lake?
If you have an out-of-town visitor, what are the “must see/do” things in the Twin Cities?
Willow River Falls or the Guthrie Theater.