Kirsten Christopherson

Kirsten L. Christopherson – Attorney & Director of Government Affairs

Phone: 651.289.6164

151023_ChristophersonKirsten_5390r-150pxKirsten Christopherson has over a decade of legal and government affairs experience, having served in the public sector as a staff member with the Minnesota legislature and as an Unemployment Law Judge for the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. Most recently, Christopherson worked with Ward Einess Strategies, LLC providing strategic planning and government relations service for a variety of corporate and non-profit clients. In addition, Kirsten practiced law in St. Paul with the firm of Richard D. Hawke Attorney at Law. Prior to her work with Ward Einess, Kirsten worked with the Minneapolis-based Winthrop & Weinstine with a focus on government relations.

Kirsten’s focus when both lobbying and practicing law is being a leader who can work collaboratively with others to maximize results for her clients.  She excels at identifying important issues, analyzing options and finding creative solutions to problems for her corporate and non-profit clients. She represents a variety of clients with business-related needs.

Kirsten practices law in the areas of business formations, business transactions, estate planning, and real estate law.  Her clients represent a diverse array of businesses, both large and small.  She has significant experience with the formation of new businesses.

Kirsten is licensed to practice law in both Minnesota and Illinois.