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Greater Minnesota ‘lobby day’ led by F&H brings together city leaders, legislators

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood coordinated and staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Legislative Action Day on March 11. The CGMC’s annual lobbying event was a huge success, with more than 115 city officials and business more »

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F&H Welcomes Attorney Peter Gifford to its Winona Office

Flaherty & Hood is pleased to welcome attorney Peter Gifford as the newest member of its legal team! As an prosecuting attorney with Flaherty & Hood’s Winona Office, Peter brings his wealth of experience, insight, and presentational knowledge to aggressively more »

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Flaherty & Hood Now Offers Job Classification and Compensation Study Services

Flaherty & Hood’s labor relations and employment law team now provides job classification, compensation and organizational services to local government units in Minnesota. Led by Attorney/Shareholder Brandon Fitzsimmons and Human Resources Analyst Lucas Golliet, our team provides high-quality, efficient and more »

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Flaherty & Hood Instrumental in Creating New Greater MN Advocacy Group

Flaherty & Hood played a major role in the creation of the Greater Minnesota Partnership (GMNP), a new non-profit organization that brings together businesses, economic development organizations, local governments and non-profits to promote and advocate for economic prosperity in Greater more »

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Flaherty & Hood Leads Labor and Employee Relations Seminars

On behalf of the CGMC Labor and Employee Relations Committee, Brandon Fitzsimmons and Chris Hood led two Labor and Employee Relations Seminars this summer: May 31 in St. Peter and June 14 in Staples. Continue reading

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Collaborative Strategy Secures Highway Expansion Project

Senior Attorney/Lobbyist J.D. Burton recently helped secure a key transportation victory for the Highway 14 Partnership when Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton announced over $20 million for the four-lane expansion of Highway 14 in southern Minnesota between North Mankato and Nicollet. Continue reading

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Flaherty & Hood Staffs CGMC Summer Conference

Flaherty & Hood recently staffed the 2012 Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities Summer Conference. Over 80 representatives from 37 Greater Minnesota cities headed to Owatonna July 25-27 for informative sessions, CGMC administrative meetings, and fun community activities. Continue reading

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