Blethen, Gage & Krause is pleased to announce that Partner Beth Serrill has joined the Board of Directors of the Mankato YMCA. Beth will serve on the Executive Committee and as Chair of the Personnel Committee. The vision of the Mankato YMCA is to gather communities, making accessible to all high quality programs and services that promote and develop health spirit, mind, body and social well-being throughout South Central Minnesota.
Blethen, Gage and Krause is pleased to announce that Partners Christopher Roe, Beth Serrill, and Kevin Velasquez have been selected as 2013 Minnesota Rising Stars by Minnesota Law and Politics. This is a prestigious honor as no more than 2.5% of the attorneys in the state are named to the list. The selection process is rigorous. Lawyers are asked to nominate the best attorneys who are 40 or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. They are instructed to nominate lawyers they have personally observed in action — whether as opposing counsel or co-counsel, or through
BGK Partner Beth Serrill was recently featured in an article in the May 2012 MN Valley Business Magazine in which she provides expertise from her background in Employment Law as it relates specifically to employee termination. The article, written by Marie Wood, entitled "Practical Tips to Terminating Employment" provides a throughtful list of areas to consider before termination as well as a list of common mistakes made by managers when conducting employee terminations. For assistance with any Employment Law issue you can contact Beth directly at Bserrill@blethenberens.com.
Blethen, Gage and Krause is proud to announce Jill Baker and Beth Serrill as our newest partners. Jill focuses her practice in commercial law and business organization, real estate, wills, trusts and probate. Beth focuses her practice in employment law, family law and personal injury.