The global law firm Jones Day announces that Erin Sindberg Porter has joined the Firm’s Minneapolis Office as a partner in its Business & Tort Litigation Practice.
An experienced trial lawyer with more than a decade of experience litigating complex commercial cases, Ms. Sindberg Porter has counseled clients facing civil litigation, criminal prosecutions, and government investigations.
"Adding a proven litigator like Erin to our team brings additional depth to what is already a very strong practice," said John Majoras, who co-leads Jones Day's Business & Tort Litigation Practice. "Her work in both state and federal courts has been exemplary and that experience will benefit our clients across industries, as well as in Minneapolis and beyond. I welcome her to Jones Day and look forward to working with her."
Ms. Sindberg Porter's specific representations have included advising clients facing mortgage repurchase claims, where she defended the originators and sellers of mortgage loans against banks and other investors demanding repurchase and indemnification. She has also represented Fortune 500 companies in complex business tort cases, including multi-district litigation and class actions.
"Erin is a rising star in the Twin Cities legal community," said Brian Easley, Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day’s Minneapolis Office. "She will be a tremendous addition to our litigation team in Minneapolis and I enthusiastically welcome her to the Firm."
Ms. Sindberg Porter's broad client experience also includes appellate, compliance, pro bono, and white collar defense work. An active member of the Minneapolis legal community, she holds professional affiliations with the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and Minnesota Women Lawyers.
Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 43 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.