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Maslon Recognized as Leading Minnesota Firm in 2021 Chambers USA

May 26, 2021

Maslon is pleased to announce its continued ranking as a leading Minnesota firm for Construction, Corporate/M&A, and Litigation in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The rankings are the result of extensive client interviews and research to assess technical legal ability, client service, commercial vision and business understanding, value, team depth, and other qualities most valued by the client.

The 2021 edition of Chambers USA recognizes the following practice areas and attorneys at Maslon:


Chambers shares that Maslon's Construction Practice is known for "expert coverage of litigation issues arising from construction projects, offering particular experience in insurance coverage and professional liability claims, as well as contract formation." Chambers also notes the group has "niche expertise in disputes stemming from structural failures."

David Suchar and Jason Lien are recognized in Minnesota for Construction, with the following notes:

Chambers notes that David Suchar "handles a wide range of disputes, including claims relating to payment, lien and design issues as well as defects." Client sources state, "He is excellent with understanding insurance coverage in construction disputes," and describe him as "an honorable attorney and an effective one."

Chambers describes Jason Lien as "a respected litigator with significant experience representing design professionals, developers and contractors in construction defect matters."

Litigation: General Commercial

Chambers reports that Maslon's Litigation Group "offers extensive experience in mass tort, product liability, construction and commercial disputes, as well as environmental litigation," with additional areas of expertise including insurance coverage and real estate litigation. Chambers notes that Maslon "represents clients across various industries, including manufacturing, financial services and life sciences." Clients share, "Their strengths are their deep expertise in litigation and strategy, as well as their subject matter expertise," and describe the attorneys as "thorough, excellent to work with, and team players."

Bill Pentelovitch is recognized in Minnesota for General Commercial Litigation, with the following notes:

Chambers states that Bill Pentelovitch is a "widely recognized trial attorney whose experience includes noncompete and unfair competition litigation." A source says, "He has an encyclopedic memory and superior litigation and subject matter expertise, and is an extremely effective advocate."

Appellate Litigation – Senior Statesman

David Herr, Chambers notes, "has vast experience in handling appeals. He is well regarded for his authorship of widely used texts on appellate litigation." A source describes him as "exceptional."


Chambers reports that Maslon's Corporate/M&A Group has "considerable experience advising clients in the manufacturing, construction and retail sectors." Chambers also notes the group "possesses wide-ranging expertise in private and public securities offerings and securities compliance, and also has international M&A capabilities."

Marty Rosenbaum is recognized in Minnesota for Corporate/M&A. Chambers notes that Marty is a "seasoned attorney" who "regularly advises public and private companies on IPOs and venture capital transactions as well as M&A."

To view Maslon's full Chambers USA rankings, go to: 2021 Chambers USA.

About Chambers and Partners
Since 1969, London-based Chambers and Partners has published world-famous guides to the legal profession. A large team of full-time researchers conducted interviews for the 2021 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.


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