34 Gray Plant Mooty Attorneys Recognized as North Star Lawyers


MINNEAPOLIS (May 5, 2016) – The law firm of Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that 34 of its attorneys have been recognized by the Minnesota State Bar Association as North Star Lawyers, reflecting their commitment to providing pro bono legal services in 2015.

Attorneys must log a minimum of 50 hours of pro bono service per year to be recognized as a North Star Lawyer. Less than 1,000 attorneys statewide were recognized by the MSBA this year for pro bono service in 2015.

“Gray Plant Mooty is dedicated to the idea that all attorneys have a responsibility to serve their communities,” said Joy Reopelle Anderson, co-chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee. “This year’s North Star Lawyers exemplify that spirit of service, setting a great example for their colleagues around the firm and throughout the state of Minnesota.”

Click here to read more about Gray Plant Mooty’s commitment to pro bono service.

The leading GPM honorees were Bruce Mooty (211.35 hours), Greg Merz (169.2 hours), Dan Shulman (165.75 hours), Dick Flint (128 hours), and Carl Crosby Lehmann (116.2 hours). Combined, this year’s GPM North Star Lawyers contributed a total of nearly 2,950 hours of pro bono service.

The following GPM attorneys were recognized by the MSBA:

  • Norman Abramson (52.05 hours)
  • Catie Bitzan Amundsen (71.6 hours)
  • Joy Reopelle Anderson (78.5 hours)
  • Nancy Quattlebaum Burke (96.3 hours)
  • Barry Clegg (66.9 hours)
  • Michael Cohen (59.5 hours)
  • Brian Dillon (115.4 hours)
  • Ashley Bennett Ewald (55.4 hours)
  • Dean Eyler (66.2 hours)
  • Robert Feigh (76.6 hours)
  • Richard Flint (128 hours)
  • Hallie Goodman (71.05 hours)
  • Stephen Grinnell (76.55 hours)
  • Loren Hansen (59.3 hours)
  • Larry Henneman (53 hours)
  • Bradley Hintze (53.3 hours)
  • Jessica Johnson (55.5 hours)
  • Tom Johnson (89.3 hours)
  • Monica Kelley (99.1 hours)
  • Carl Crosby Lehmann (116.2 hours)
  • Holly Malcomson (96.6 hours)
  • Megan Martin (53.6 hours)
  • Gregory Merz (169.2 hours)
  • Craig Miller (109.75 hours)
  • Bruce Mooty (211.35 hours)
  • Kevin Moran (55.7 hours)
  • Kate Nilan (66 hours)
  • Max Schott (83.9 hours)
  • Dan Shulman (165.75 hours)
  • Erin Stein (55.5 hours)
  • Nicole Strydom (52.2 hours)
  • Robert Walter (104.6 hours)
  • Matthew Webster (96.5 hours)
  • Scott Wick (85 hours)

About Gray Plant Mooty

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 180-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minn., Fargo, N.D., and Washington, D.C. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national and global basis. Learn more at and