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Phyllis Karasov Receives Sidney Barrows Lifetime Commitment Award
October 31, 2014
Phyllis’ passion for her legal practice, her contributions to the Jewish community and greater Twin Cities community, and her commitment to life-long learning have been recognized by the Twin Cities Cardozo Society with its annual Sidney Barrows Lifetime Commitment Award.
 
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Joseph Fittante Listed in Who’s Who Legal for Franchise Practice
October 24, 2014
We are pleased to announce that Larkin Hoffman shareholder, Joseph J. Fittante, has once again been listed as a leading franchise attorney in the latest edition of Who’s Who Legal.
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Cabela’s Opens Second Retail Store in the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area
September 10, 2014
Larkin Hoffman recently had the opportunity to help Cabela’s continue this initiative for growth and prosperity with the development of its Woodbury, Minnesota store, the company’s second retail store within the Twin Cities metropolitan area.
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Eight Larkin Hoffman Attorneys Honored as Best Lawyers in America® 2015; Peder Larson Named Environmental Law "Lawyer of the Year”
August 20, 2014
Larkin Hoffman is proud to recognize the following attorneys who were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015.
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Larkin Hoffman Advises Mall of America on Major Refinancing
August 18, 2014
Larkin Hoffman provided legal counsel to Mall of America during its recent $1.4 billion refinancing. The firm represented the mall’s owner, Triple Five Worldwide, throughout the multipart transaction.
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Remembering Robert L. Hoffman, 1928-2014
July 29, 2014
It is with great regret that we announce the passing of our founder, Robert L. Hoffman. Bob founded the firm, along with Jim Larkin, in 1958. Over time, he became known as the dean of Twin Cities land-use lawyers and an innovator in law firm management. “Bob was a pioneer in the legal industry,” noted Bill Griffith, president of Larkin Hoffman. “He encouraged the firm to move into new areas, like ‎government relations, land use and environmental law, long before others specialized in those fields.”  
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23 Larkin Hoffman Attorneys Named 2014 Super Lawyers or Rising Stars
July 18, 2014
Larkin Hoffman is proud to announce that 23 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 Minnesota edition of Super Lawyers Magazine.
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James Susag, Paul Plunkett and Joseph Fittante Elected to Larkin Hoffman’s Board of Directors; Bill Griffith to Serve Third Term as Firm President
July 14, 2014
Larkin Hoffman shareholder James Susag was recently elected as the newest member of the law firm’s board of directors and shareholders Paul Plunkett and Joseph Fittante were reelected to serve on the board for another term. 
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Mall of America Continues to Break New Ground
June 18, 2014
On March 18, 2014, Mall of America broke ground on its new $325 million expansion project and held a commemorative groundbreaking ceremony to commence the official launch of construction efforts. 
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Larkin Hoffman Receives National Recognition by Chambers USA
May 30, 2014
Larkin Hoffman attorneys in franchising and real estate were again ranked highly by Chambers USA, the publisher of one of the world’s leading guides to the legal profession. In the just released Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2014 rankings, Larkin Hoffman, along with only ten other firms in the country, was ranked in Chambers’ top three “bands” for its national franchise practice. 
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Fourteen Larkin Hoffman Attorneys Named 2013 North Star Lawyers
May 08, 2014
Larkin Hoffman is proud to announce that fourteen of the firm’s attorneys have been named North Star Lawyers by the Minnesota State Bar Association.
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Larkin Hoffman Hosts Regional Real Estate Forum for 150 Industry Leaders and Professionals
April 23, 2014
Larkin Hoffman hosted its first annual Regional Real Estate Forum, “Charting a Path for Market-Driven Development,” on Thursday, April 17. The event was held at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel and was attended by more than 150 industry leaders, executives and professionals.
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Twin Cities Premium Outlets Project Receives Best Overall Award in Real Estate
April 21, 2014
Paragon Outlet Partners received the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s highest award in the publication’s Best in Real Estate Awards on April 17, 2014. Paragon’s development project, Twin Cities Premium Outlets, was recognized as the Best Overall project award winner for 2013 and was also the winner in the Retail and Hospitality Development category. 
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Malika Kanodia Joins Larkin Hoffman as Associate Attorney
April 01, 2014
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Malika Kanodia recently joined the firm as an associate attorney in the corporate and health law practice groups. In this role, Malika represents businesses and health care providers and focuses on mergers & acquisitions, complex business transactions, entity formation, compensation arrangements, and regulatory compliance matters.
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Larkin Hoffman Names New Shareholders
March 31, 2014
Larkin Hoffman is pleased to announce that Patrick J. Cole and Molly T. Eichten have been elected as ‎shareholders of the firm. 
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Corey-Edstrom Marks Fifteen Year Anniversary of Business Bankruptcy Certification
March 31, 2014
Kenneth Corey-Edstrom, Larkin Hoffman bankruptcy attorney, marked his fifteenth anniversary in 2014 of being Board Certified in Business Bankruptcy by the American Board of Certification (ABC). Ken is only one of six attorneys in the state of Minnesota currently so certified.
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Larkin Hoffman Moving to Normandale Lake Office Park
March 10, 2014
Larkin Hoffman will relocate to the 8300 Tower of the Normandale Lake Office Park in Bloomington, Minnesota on December 1, 2014. The firm has been at its present location in the nearby Wells Fargo Plaza for over four decades.  The move to Normandale Lake Office Park is part of the firm's long-term strategic plan.
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Larkin Hoffman’s Erin Laurents featured in Minnesota Wild TV story on the Woodbury Blazing Stars Special Olympics’ Team for Hockey Day Minnesota
February 01, 2014
Larkin Hoffman legal secretary Erin Laurents was recently featured in a Minnesota Wild television story on the Woodbury Blazing Stars Special Olympics’ Team for Hockey Day Minnesota. Erin has been an active volunteer with the Woodbury Blazing Stars since 2012. Watch the video clip here
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Larkin Hoffman COO named National MS Society Volunteer of the Year
November 14, 2013
Dick Knutson, Larkin Hoffman’s longtime chief operating officer, has been named the National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s National Volunteer of the Year for his leadership, passion and commitment to advancing the movement to create a world free of MS and address the challenges of those affected by the disease. Dick accepted the organization’s most prestigious honor Friday, November 8, at the National MS Society Leadership Conference in Denver.
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Larkin Hoffman Will “Rock the Red Kettle” with The Salvation Army at MOA
November 08, 2013
Larkin Hoffman will help The Salvation Army commence its 2013 bell-ringing season at the Mall of America this Saturday, November 9, as part of the city-wide Rock the Red Kettle kick-off event.
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