Sidney Barrows Lifetime Commitment Award, Twin Cities Cardozo Society, 2020
Pro Bono All Star, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2020 (Pro Bono All Star is a designation that recognizes MSBA members who have been recognized as North Star Lawyers for seven or more years.)
North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2012-2019 (North Star Lawyer is a designation that recognizes members who provide 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services in a calendar year.)
Attorney of the Year, Minnesota Lawyer, 2008
Recognized on Minnesota Super Lawyers® list, 2001-2003, 2006, 2009-2021 (Minnesota Super Lawyers® is a designation given to only 5 percent of Minnesota attorneys each year, based on a selection process that includes the recommendation of peers in the legal profession.) Blue Ribbon Panelist, which is a select group of lawyers chosen to help evaluate the nominees for Minnesota Super Lawyers®.
Pro Bono Award, for commitment to pro bono service, Maslon LLP, 2002
AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell®