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Heidi M. Silton

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Heidi M. Silton
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Overview

Heidi Silton is a partner in the firm’s antitrust and competition department and practices primarily in complex business litigation. Ms. Silton represents mainly small and mid-sized businesses in complex litigation involving other businesses and litigates in Minnesota and throughout the United States. Ms. Silton also serves as Chair to the firm’s business development committee.

Ms. Silton is regularly named one of Minnesota's top 100 Women Lawyers by a peer review list of leading Minnesota lawyers. She served as Chair of the Antitrust Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association from 2014 to 2015 and is a member of the Federal Bar Association and the Minnesota and Hennepin County Bar Associations. Ms. Silton is also an Officer of The Committee to Support the Antitrust Laws (COSAL), serving as Treasurer in 2016. COSAL was established in 1986 to promote and support the enactment, preservation, and enforcement of a strong body of antitrust laws in the United States. Ms. Silton is a frequent speaker on both women’s issues and antitrust law.

In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Silton is the current Hiring Partner and an active member of the firm’s Business Development Committee.

Representative Cases

  • Precision Associates, Inc., et al. v. Panalpina World Transport (Holding) Ltd., et al.;
  • In re Digital Music Antitrust Litig. , Master File No. 1:06-md-01780-LAP (S.D.N.Y.);
  • In re Keurig Green Mountain Single-Serve Coffee Antitrust Litigation , MDL No. 2542 (S.D. N.Y.);
  • In Re Potash Antitrust Litigation (II);
  • In Re Urethane Antitrust Litigation;
  • In Re MSG Antitrust Litigation.

Presentations

  • "Hot Topics in Obtaining Discovery in Foreign Countries" at the University of Minnesota Law School as part of an Electronic Discovery Seminar (March 4, 2014)
  • "Generational Issues in the Law" at the University of Minnesota Law School as part of the MSBA and Women in the Legal Profession seminar series (April 4, 2013)
  • "Hot Topics in Antitrust Law" at a Minnesota Women Lawyers CLE (January 18, 2012)
  • "Hypotheticals for Practical Application" at the MSBA CLE on Antitrust Law Issues in Intellectual Property Litigation and Licensing (May 25, 2011)
  • 2002 speaker at an MSBA CLE on Fraud, Misrepresentation and Deceptive Trade Practices; frequent speaker at local civic organizations

Publications

Professional Recognition

  • Named a Minnesota Super Lawyer by Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine from 2003-2013.
  • Named one of the Top 50 Women Minnesota Super Lawyers (2012 and 2015); named a Top 100 Women Lawyer for 2007-2009; and named one of the Minnesota Business Journal's 40 Under Forty (2005).

Civic Associations

  • Co-chair of the Sanneh Foundation Annual Gala
  • Former Co-chair of the American Diabetes Association Gala
  • Former Co-chair of the Twin Cities Second Harvest fundraising event, the annual “Butterball”

Education

  • William Mitchell College of Law, 1995

Bar Admissions

  • 1995, Minnesota

Court Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit