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Anthony Ostlund Welcomes Four New Attorneys to the Firm

September 9, 2019

Anthony Ostlund is pleased to announce the addition of four new associates – Joseph Richie, Stephanie Knapp, Austin Keller and William Paterson to the firm’s Business Litigation practice.

Joe Richie joins Anthony Ostlund from the law firm of Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP in New York where he practiced business litigation with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation, contract disputes, and business torts. Joe earned his law degree from New York University School of Law and an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a dual major in Mathematics and History.  Joe served as a law clerk for Judge William H. Pauley III of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Stephanie Knapp joins Anthony Ostlund after serving as a law clerk to Judge Nancy E. Brasel of the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota.   Stephanie graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law after obtaining her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in Legal Studies and Political Science

Austin Keller is a recent graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Concordia College in Philosophy and Political Science. 

Will Paterson is also a recent graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School.  He earned his undergraduate degree in Legal Studies from University of St. Thomas.   Both Will and Austin worked at Anthony Ostlund as summer associates in 2018 and the firm is thrilled for their return.

Commenting on the announcement, partner Joseph Anthony said, “We are thrilled to welcome this talented group of young attorneys to our practice.  They have each distinguished themselves in school and in practice, and we look forward to working with them to provide the highest level of service to our clients.”