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F&H attorney Alissa Harrington edits latest edition of the Hennepin Lawyer

Flaherty & Hood associate attorney Alissa Harrington edited the January/February 2020 issue of the Hennepin Lawyer. The issue focuses on practicing in emerging areas of the law, including data breach litigation, ethical traps of artificial intelligence and machine learning, hemp more »

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F&H welcomes attorney Allen Peterson to our Winona Office!

The law firm of Flaherty & Hood, P.A. pleased to welcome Allen J. Peterson as the newest member of its legal team. A Minnesota native, Allen currently serves in the role of city attorney – criminal Division at our Winona more »

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Conference of city leaders, led by F&H staff, sees attendance grow for third straight year

Attendance at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Fall Conference, which was led by members of Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team, increased for a third straight year in 2019. More than 115 elected officials, city staff members and other more »

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F&H welcomes Alissa Harrington to its legal team!

The law firm of Flaherty & Hood, P.A. pleased to welcome Alissa Harrington as the newest member of its legal team. As an associate attorney in the firm’s St. Paul office, Alissa Harrington will use her practical experience in state more »

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F&H staff take the lead on addressing housing challenges in Greater Minnesota

For many cities in Greater Minnesota, a shortage of housing has become a serious impediment to economic and community growth. Without more housing options, cities struggle to attract new residents and businesses. In September, members of the Flaherty & Hood more »

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Organization honors Tim Flaherty with first-ever “Tim Flaherty Legacy Award”

The Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) honored Flaherty & Hood, P.A. shareholder attorney Tim Flaherty with the newly renamed “Tim Flaherty Legacy Award” at its legislative awards dinner on July 25 in Bemidji. The founder of Flaherty & Hood more »

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Nearly 100 city officials attend conference led by F&H legislative team

Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team recently staffed the 2019 Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Summer Conference. Nearly 100 elected officials, city staff members and other city leaders from more than 50 Greater Minnesota cities convened in Bemidji on July more »

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F&H Labor Relations Team Leads Seminars in Brainerd, New Ulm

Flaherty & Hood shareholder attorney Brandon Fitzsimmons and associate attorney Chelsea Bodin led two labor and employee relations for the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC). The seminars focused on practical and legal solutions for providing services and managing employees more »

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Article Reflects on the Storied Career of F&H founder Tim Flaherty

Tim Flaherty’s long and successful career spent helping Greater Minnesota communities is the focus of a recent article recently published in Forum Communications newspapers across the state. Flaherty, the founder of Flaherty & Hood, retired this May after more than more »

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F&H Lobbying Team Leads “Final Push” Lobby Day at the Capitol

The lobbying team at Flaherty & Hood, P.A. led the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities’ (CGMC) “final push” lobby day efforts at the Capitol on May 8. Flaherty & Hood lobbyists joined forces with city leaders from across Greater Minnesota more »

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