Blackwell Burke P.A. is pleased to announce that Mary S. Young has joined the firm. Ms. Young was previously an associate at Lane Powell PC in Seattle, Washington, where she practiced in the complex litigation group. Her experience includes defending clients against class action claims in a broad range of substantive legal areas. Ms. Young is a cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School, where she was an editor of the Journal of Law and Inequality, and an honors graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“Mary’s complex case management expertise and courtroom experience are well-suited to the firm,” said firm founding partner and chairman Jerry W. Blackwell. “She will add depth and experience to our robust class action and trial practices. We welcome her to the firm.”
Blackwell Burke P.A., a litigation and trial boutique in Minneapolis, Minnesota, serves as national trial and litigation counsel for several Fortune 500 companies. The firm has an extensive experience in class action defense, commercial litigation, food industry defense, labor and employment, and products liability. The firm has represented corporate clients in practically every jurisdiction in the country, as well as several foreign countries.