HKM Hires Trio of New Attorneys, Deepening its Complex Litigation Bench Strength

Submitted by HKM Profession… on Thu, 10/24/2019 - 11:09

ST. PAUL, MN (October 23, 2019) — HKM law firm is pleased to announce the recent addition of three attorneys: Cody Bauer, Maya Digre, and Alex Rubenstein.

Cody BauerBauer joins HKM as a new associate, focusing his practice on product liability, transportation litigation, commercial litigation, and insurance-related litigation. During law school, he worked as a law clerk at HKM, gaining valuable experience and honing his skills in writing persuasive briefs, conducting thorough legal analysis, and assisting with case management. Bauer received his J.D., summa cum laude, from Mitchell Hamline School of Law where he earned multiple Dean’s Awards and served as an associate on the Mitchell Hamline Law Review. He obtained his B.A., cum laude, from Marquette University, where he majored in criminology and law studies, as well as psychology. He is licensed in Wisconsin state court and admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. 

Maya DigreDigre joins the firm as a new associate, focusing her practice on toxic torts, insurance-related litigation, and product liability defense. She received her J.D., cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School, where she participated in the Energy and Environmental Competition Moot Court team and served as a staff member and editor of the Minnesota Journal of Law, Science, and Technology. Digre obtained her B.S., summa cum laude from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, where she majored in political science and participated on the mock trial team. During law school, she worked as a law clerk at HKM, gaining invaluable experience sharpening her persuasive writing and in-depth researching skills. She is licensed to practice in Wisconsin state court. 

Alex RubensteinRubenstein joins HKM as a skilled litigation associate, practicing in the areas of commercial, insurance-related, and employment litigation. He brings seven years of complex litigation experience in a wide range of areas, including: insurance coverage, shareholder disputes, employment discrimination and retaliation, breach of non-complete agreements, misappropriation of trade secrets, contract disputes, and general business disputes. Prior to joining HKM, he worked at a regional firm in Philadelphia, PA, followed the Minneapolis, MN office of a national firm. He is licensed to practice in Minnesota, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, and is admitted in the following United States District Courts: District of Minnesota, District of New Jersey, and Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Rubenstein earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Rutgers School of Law–Camden (now Rutgers Law School) and his B.A. in anthropology from Macalester College. 

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