Two Blackwell Burke P.A. partners were recently named 2020 Client Service All-Stars by BTI Consulting Group. Firm Founder and Chairman Jerry W. Blackwell was one of nine attorneys named a 2020 Client Service Super All-Star, a designation given to attorneys who receive recognition from multiple General Counsel and legal decision makers. Partner Mary S. Young was named a 2020 Client Service All-Star after being nominated by a Fortune 500 food company.
The BTI Consulting Group 2021 Client Service All-Stars is used by corporate counsel and law firms to identify attorneys who deliver the absolute best levels of client service. Blackwell Burke is one of only 87 firms – out of 650 firms on the list – with more than one attorney named a BTI Client Service All-Star for 2020.
“We care deeply about client service at Blackwell Burke and we’re honored to be recognized by BTI Consulting Group,” said Young. “We are proud of these recognitions and what they show about our firm. Our entire firm stands behind our commitment to pursuing excellence on behalf of all of our clients, each and every day.”
About Jerry W. Blackwell
Jerry W. Blackwell is the founding partner, CEO and chairman of Blackwell Burke P.A. Mr. Blackwell serves as national and trial counsel for several major corporations, having represented them in federal and state courts in 47 states and internationally. He is an experienced trial lawyer with nationwide experience defending class actions, toxic tort, commercial disputes, product liability, and other high stakes complex cases. Mr. Blackwell has numerous winning jury verdicts and favorable settlements to his credit. He is a frequent presenter on winning trial strategies and how to communicate complicated legal, scientific, and business issues to jurors.
About Mary S. Young
Mary S. Young is an experienced litigator whose practice is focused on defending complex matters across a broad range of substantive legal areas, including consumer fraud class actions, wage and hour class actions, product liability, and commercial and employment disputes. Ms. Young has in-depth experience serving as national coordinating counsel for Fortune 500 companies. She has also been recognized as a Benchmark Litigation Minnesota Litigation Star and a Minnesota Super Lawyer®.
About Blackwell Burke P.A.
Blackwell Burke is a certified minority-owned trial firm that represents corporate clients in high-stakes class actions, mass torts, MDLs and commercial litigation, both at trial and on appeal. The firm has been repeatedly recognized as one of the top litigation defense firms in the country by BTI, Chambers, Best Lawyers and others. Benchmark Litigation has named Blackwell Burke the Minnesota Firm of the Year for the past five consecutive years.