SOL Lawyer Magazine_Fall 2021

Class of 2013 Send your 2013 class notes and photos to Carolyn (Latimer) Frazer ( or Grant Gherity ( Congratulations to Megan Bond on opening Bond LawOffice PLLC (International Falls,MN). The firm is general practice with a focus on family law.Meganmade International Falls her home over six years ago. In June, LizMalay joined husband Josh Socks at Collier Law Firm, LLP (San Francisco, CA). The pair (picturedbelow) met during law school andwork to fight injustice in the employment arena. The firm recently prevailed in Sargent v. Board of Trustees of the California State University, 61 Cal.App.5th 658 (2021). Held: public entities are subject to the preexisting penalty provisions of the Labor Code PrivateAttorneys General Act. This will positively impact hundreds of thousands of California public employees.

Kelli Riley (picturedbelow) was named a 2021 NotableWoman in Lawby BizWest Media LLC in Colorado. In addition to Kelli’s employment lawpractice, she started HustleWorkshop CO, a womxn’s coworking and event space, which provides workspace, professional development, yoga and onsite childcare.

wide range of complexmatters, including patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright and other business-related disputes. Class of 2014 Send your 2014 class notes and photos to Austin Bowyer (austin. or Anthony Truong (ants.conglomerate@ Joseph Bottrell (picturedbelow) joined Fredrikson & Byron as an associate in theMergers & Acquisitions Group (Minneapolis).

riskmanagement and performs supplier audits and remediation activities to ensure that suppliers meet Google’s high standards.

Peter Postma andwifeAlyssa welcomed their third son, Jackson Thomas (pictured below), on September 9, 2021. Congratulations!

Congratulations to Jesse Sater on being named a 2021 Up & ComingAttorney byMinnesota Lawyer. Jesse practices at Bowman & Brooke where he focuses on defending clients in product liability as well as toxic tort, commercial, construction and premises liability claims. BenWesterberg (picturedbelow) and his wifeAli welcomed their first baby inMay - Jacqueline “Jack” Westerberg. She’s doingwell, keeping thembusy and growing fast. And, after 9 years with Target, Ben is headed to Bobcat as Sr. Counsel supporting compliance, regulatory, government contracting and investigations.

Austin Bowyer , JudgeAdvocate for the U.S. Army, is now stationed at Fort McCoy inWisconsin. Austin is accompanied by his wife, Ashlin, and four daughters. LaurenAnthone Dedon and husbandTedwelcomed daughter Hildegard inMay. Ana Sophia is the best big sister (all arepictured below)! Since working remotely, they relocated fromWashington, D.C. toOmaha, NE. Lauren continues to work for the National Governors Association. Ted is finishing his PhD at Georgetown.

Congratulations to all of our classmates hitting their strong stride and being recognized on the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists! Lawyering never looked so good! JayAdkins , Godwin Dold (Rochester); JackAustin , Hawke Law (St. Paul); Maria Bazakos , Ice Miller LLP (Chicago); Joy (Nissen) Beitzel ,Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid (Minneapolis); David Best , Bushnell & Best, PLLC (Minneapolis); Allison (Kadrmas) Czerniak , Taft Stettinius &Hollister (Chicago); Kyle Dreger , GeraldMiller P.A. (Minneapolis); TedHaller , Haller Kwan, LLP (Minneapolis); Emily Niles , Robins Kaplan LLP (Minneapolis); Parker Olson , Cousineau,Waldhauser, & Kieselback, P.A. (Mendota Heights); and Lucas Spaeth , Estate & Elder Law Services (Minneapolis). As always, the Class of 2014 Class Notes Editors hope you are all safe, healthy and happy. Thanks for fighting the good fight!

Kimberly Stommes ’ St. Cloud firm, Stommes LawOffice, was voted #1 best Minnesota Defense Firm, #2 for best Minnesota Family Law Firm and #2 for best MinnesotaOverall Law Firmby Star Tribune voters! Luke Toft (picturedbelow) is now a partner at Fox Rothschild (Minneapolis). Luke is an intellectual property litigator. He handles a

Carley (Miller)Windorff welcomed twins last year who just celebrated their first birthday! She continues to have a solo lawpractice serving northeasternWisconsin and serves as the City of Kaukauna’s duly electedmunicipal judge.

Jessica Drewiske (picturedbelow) is now a Supplier Risk Program Manager at Google (Seattle, WA). Jessica is part of Google’s ExtendedWorkforce Solutions team. She focuses on supplier

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