• 03.09.19

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Lawyers Showcase Mock Trial at the 2019 GMA Legal Conference.

    Blackwell Burke founder and CEO, Jerry Blackwell, and Partner, Corey Gordon, teamed up with jury research firm, Litigation Insights, and senior inhouse heads of litigation from General Mills, Conagra Brands, and Nestle in a first-of-its-kind innovative mock trial presentation and panel at the Grocery Manufacturers’ Association (GMA) 2019 Legal Conference in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Grain-Knee Crisps, the yummy, healthy fictitious snack used in the mock presentation to demonstrate how to mount an effective defense against a false advertising claim. The topic, Connecting with Juries and Developing “Good Company” Stories, represented the first time the GMA has ever hosted a…
  • 03.07.19

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Pulls Three-Peat State Firm of the Year at Benchmark Litigation Awards

      2019: Partner, Jamal Faleel receives the award from Benchmark Litigation Chief Editor, Michael Rafalowich   For the third consecutive year, Blackwell Burke earned Benchmark Litigation’s highest recognition as Minnesota Firm of the Year. Blackwell Burke was selected from a short list of “highly recommended” firms that included Dorsey & Whitney, Faegre Baker Daniels, Maslon LLP, Robins Kaplan, Bowman and Brooke, and Ciresi Conlin among others. These firms are consistently mentioned by peers and clients and held out as dominant in their jurisdiction. Blackwell Burke’s selection as Minnesota’s top litigation firm sets it apart as elite among this group, based…
  • 11.30.18

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Wins 3M Supplier of the Year Award

    Award recognizes suppliers who improve 3M’s competitiveness Blackwell Burke P.A., a go-to law firm for high stakes litigation, was honored with the 2018 3M Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the firm’s contribution to improving 3M’s competitiveness.  This year, 3M recognized 16 suppliers -- among thousands in its global supply base -- for world class performance in providing products or services. These suppliers were identified and rated based on strategic spend, contract compliance, actions taken to improve 3M’s relevance and overall supplier performance (quality, delivery, responsiveness, cost, technology roadmaps). Blackwell Burke was honored at an awards ceremony at the 3M…
  • 11.12.18

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Sponsors the MABL Foundation Gala.

    MABL is committed to promoting and supporting the professional development of Black lawyers, judges, and law students in Minnesota; addressing the legal issues affecting the Black community in Minnesota; and advancing education, excellence, and racial equity in the pursuit of justice. Blackwell Burke has actively supported MABL in various ways since the firm’s founder, Jerry Blackwell founded MABL in 1995. Blackwell Burke attorneys and a guest at the MABL Foundation Gala. Left to right: Debra Bulluck, Deborah Lewis, Spiwe Jefferson, Jerry Alcazar, Vinita Banthia. Four deserving students from Mitchell Hamline School of Law and St. Thomas University received scholarships in…
  • 11.09.18

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Named BTI “Legal Mover & Shaker”

    In the first-ever in-depth evaluation of how clients rank law firms and legal services providers on innovation and technology, Blackwell Burke P.A. was named a “BTI Legal Mover & Shaker”. Priding itself on its record of innovative excellence in high-stakes litigation, Blackwell Burke continues to excel through its innovative trial-focused approach. The firm is honored to be recognized as a BTI Legal Mover & Shaker. BTI surveys top legal decision makers in the US at companies with $1 Billion or more in revenue and ranks law firms deemed to be the absolute best. According to the BTI Legal Innovation &…
  • 11.09.18

    Blackwell Burke P.A. Sponsors Equal Justice Works Dinner

    In its continued commitment to advancing equality in the delivery of legal services, Blackwell Burke P.A. was proud to sponsor the Equal Justice Works dinner in Washington DC. Each year, Equal Justice Works honors lawyers who exemplify the values of compassion, dedication and commitment to achieving equal justice for individuals and communities in need. The annual dinner has become one of the largest fundraising dinners in DC hosted by a legal nonprofit. It raises critical funds needed to support its programs that mobilize the next generation of lawyers committed to equal justice. The organization addresses a broad range of critical…

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