EDINA, MN – June 28, 2017 – The Minnesota State Bar Association announced that Hellmuth & Johnson attorney Blake Nelson was recertified as a MSBA Board Certified Real Property Law Specialist. The certification program is administered by the MSBA and approved by the State Board of Legal Certification.
The certified specialist designation is earned by leading attorneys who have completed a rigorous approval process, including an examination in the specialty area, peer review, and documented experience. Certified attorneys have demonstrated superior knowledge, skill and integrity in their specific field and can use the designation of specialist to advertise their credentials.
The MSBA has been accredited as an independent professional organization for certifying attorneys as Criminal Law Specialists, Real Property Law Specialists, Civil Trial Law Specialists and Labor and Employment Law Specialists. Fewer than 3 percent of all licensed Minnesota attorneys achieve this notable distinction. More information about Certified Legal Specialists can be found on the MSBA website.
About the Minnesota State Bar Association
With more than 16,000 members, the MSBA is Minnesota’s largest and most influential voluntary organization of attorneys, providing continuing legal education and public service opportunities for lawyers, and assistance to the legal system. The MSBA has been accredited as an independent professional organization for certifying attorneys as Real Property Law Specialists since 1988.
About Hellmuth & Johnson PLLC
Hellmuth & Johnson PLLC, a Top 20 Minnesota law firm, represents clients ranging from individuals and emerging start-ups to large, multinational Fortune 500 companies. Hellmuth & Johnson attorneys are experts in their fields spanning many industries and sectors. Focusing on transactional law, litigation and appeals, the firm’s attorneys represent clients in practices ranging from construction, finance, patent, trademark and copyright litigation, business and real estate to estate planning and family law. Founded in 1994, Hellmuth & Johnson has become one of Minnesota’s fastest growing law firms. Learn more at www.hjlawfirm.com.
Jessica Thomas, MSBA Certified Legal Specialists Director, 612-278-6318
Antoine LaFromboise, Hellmuth & Johnson Marketing Director, 952-460-9291