FMJ Adds New Associate in the New Ulm Office

July 2018

We are pleased to announce that attorney Kate Graham has joined the firm as an associate in its Agriculture and Trusts & Estates practice groups. Graham will join the New Ulm Office where her practice will emphasize estate planning, farm succession planning, elder law, and agriculture and food law. Before joining FMJ, Graham received her… Read more >

Letters of Credit: All Are Not Created Equal

July 2018

Standby Letters of Credit (LOC) have long been a tool used in commercial aircraft leasing; affording a lessee the ability or option to provide a lessor an LOC in lieu of paying a cash security deposit or periodic cash maintenance reserves. For the lessee (the applicant), the LOC frees up its cash for other purposes… Read more >

Thirteen FMJ Attorneys Named to 2018 Super Lawyers List

July 2018

We are proud to announce that over 40% of our attorneys have been named 2018 Minnesota ‘Super Lawyers’ and ‘Rising Stars.’ Congratulations to our “Super Lawyers” (Heidi Carpenter, Bob Fafinski, Kevin Johnson, Donald Chance Mark Jr., Shannon McDonough, Pat Rooney, David Runck, Pat Shriver, and Sharon Van Dyck), as well as our “Rising Stars” (Nathan… Read more >

Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota – Ag Conference 2018

June 2018

Jared Peterson, the head of FMJ’s Agriculture practice group, will present at the Independent Community Bankers of Minnesota‘s upcoming Ag Conference, which is taking place on Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20. The presentation is titled, “Dealing with Unsecured Creditor Levies and Ag Liens” and will take place at 9:15 am on Friday, July… Read more >