Blackwell Burke P.A. is pleased to announce that Wendy M. Carlisle has joined the firm as special counsel.  Prior to joining Blackwell Burke P.A., Ms. Carlisle was a litigation partner at Leonard, Street and Deinard in Minneapolis.

“Wendy’s experience handling all facets of complex litigation, particularly in challenging products liability and commercial cases, is well-suited to the firm’s expanding trial practice,” said firm founding partner Jerry W. Blackwell.  “We are eager to put Wendy’s talents to work for our business.”

Ms. Carlisle is a skillful trial lawyer with nationwide experience defending complex commercial and products liability cases.  She has numerous court victories and favorable settlements to her credit.  Carlisle is an honors graduate of Drake University Law School, where she served as the managing editor of the Drake Law Review.  She was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers®-Rising Stars from 2006-2012.

Blackwell Burke P.A., a litigation and trial boutique in Minneapolis, Minnesota, serves as national trial and litigation counsel for numerous Fortune 500 companies. The firm is recommended by Benchmark Litigation and honored as a “Go-To Law Firm” for the Top 500 Companies by Corporate Counsel magazine.  The firm has represented corporate clients in practically every jurisdiction in the country, as well as several foreign countries.

For more information about Blackwell Burke P.A. or Ms. Carlisle, please contact Kandy Branch at 612-343-3235.