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Stephanie Ball
02.02.2017

Itasca County jury awards $28.6 million to woman paralyzed in a 2009 bus-car crash in Coleraine, Minnesota

An Itasca County jury has awarded $28.6 million to a Marble, Minnesota, woman who was paralyzed when an Ely Public School District bus crashed into the car in which she was a passenger. Paige Anderson was 16 years old when the October 9, 2009, crash occurred at the intersection of Curley Avenue and Highway 169 […]

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11.29.2016

Christmas City of the North Parade

Friday, November 18th was the 58th anniversary of the Christmas City of the North Parade. Friday, November 18th was also the first snow storm of the season; it was a cold, windy, and wet evening. Due to the extreme weather, several parade participants dropped out and attendance was down by quite a bit. For the […]

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08.26.2016

Attorneys at Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Named Best Lawyers in America

Stephanie Ball, Paul Kilgore, David Oberstar and James Stewart of Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith and Frederick, P.A. were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 (Copyright 2016 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive […]

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Donald Erickson
07.15.2016

Employment Discrimination Law from A to Z

Attorney Don Erickson will once again present a seminar for the National Business Institute. His next employment law presentation will be held on 8/11/2016. For more information, and to register, please follow this link to the seminar webpage: Employment Discrimination Law from A to Z  

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07.12.2016

Attorneys at Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Named Minnesota Super Lawyers and Minnesota Rising Stars

Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. is proud to announce seven attorneys: Stephanie A. Ball, Shawn M. Dunlevy, Robert R. Kanuit, Paul B. Kilgore, Paul A. Loraas, Daniel D. Maddy and James H. Stewart were named 2016 Minnesota Super Lawyers. Only 5% of Minnesota lawyers are awarded this honor each year. Two attorneys from the firm […]

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Robert Kanuit
02.02.2016

Fryberger Promotes Robert Kanuit to Shareholder

DULUTH, MN—Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A., a law firm headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, announced attorney Robert Kanuit has been made a partner. Since Kanuit started with Fryberger in 2012, his experience in the areas of real estate, banking and lending support services, bankruptcy and creditors’ remedies, and business entities, has been an invaluable asset […]

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01.21.2016

Dante Tomassoni Joins Fryberger Law Firm

DULUTH, MN —Dante Tomassoni has joined the Duluth, MN law firm of Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Dante’s experience will provide an opportunity to expand Fryberger’ s energy and mineral capabilities and leverage their capacity for government relations. Tomassoni has established himself as a reputable and client focused attorney in oil and gas and […]

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10.02.2015

$140,000 Age Discrimination and Retaliation Settlement for Fryberger Clients

Two Fryberger clients, Karen Kolodzeske and Randy Virta, have received a cash settlement, in the total amount of $140,000, from their former employer, Stack Bros. Mechanical Contractors, Inc. for age discrimination when they were terminated upon reaching the age of 62, and for retaliation against Ms. Kolodzeske when she resisted the plans to terminate her. […]

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10.02.2015

Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick P.A. Attorney Paul Loraas Named to International Who’s Who of Mining Lawyers 2016

The law firm of Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick P.A. is pleased to announce attorney Paul Loraas has been named to the International Who’s Who of Mining Lawyers 2016. The only attorney in Minnesota to be listed, Mr. Loraas is one of 500 experts from 64 nations around the world. Mr. Loraas, a graduate of […]

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07.27.2015

Attorneys at Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. Named Minnesota Super Lawyers and Minnesota Rising Stars

Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith & Frederick, P.A. is proud to announce seven attorneys: Stephanie A. Ball, Shawn M. Dunlevy, Robert R. Kanuit, Paul B. Kilgore, Paul A. Loraas, Daniel D. Maddy and James H. Stewart were named 2015  Minnesota Super Lawyers. Only 5% of Minnesota lawyers are awarded this honor each year. Stephanie A. Ball was […]

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