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Erik J. Didrikson

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University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2012
University of Minnesota, B.A., Political Science & History, 2008
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Erik J. Didrikson is an associate in the banking practice area at Winthrop & Weinstine where he provides counsel to community banks of all sizes. He helps clients through every stage of the community bank lifecycle including advising them on regulatory matters, taking on investors or capital, and mergers and acquisitions. As someone with roots in small-town Minnesota, Erik enjoys working with community banks and small businesses, and knows their importance in helping communities thrive.  

Throughout his career, Erik has built his practice on advising emerging and growing companies - from their foundation to exit - through lending and financing projects, corporate agreements, mergers and acquisition transactions and general business litigation matters. Before law school, Erik was a committee clerk for the Minnesota State Senate's Health and Human Services Budget Committee and also spent a year in Washington, DC working for the U.S. Department of State as part of the Bureau of Legislative Affairs. He went on to receive his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School, with high distinction, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif. While in law school, Erik served as Managing Editor of the Wisconsin Law Review, received the Mathys Award for appellate advocacy and interned for Justice Ann Walsh Bradley of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.  

Named a "North Star Lawyer" by the Minnesota State Bar Association for pro bono work in 2014, Erik is actively involved in the community and serves as a volunteer attorney for Legal Corps and is a debate coach at Southwest (Minneapolis) High School.

Bar Admissions
Minnesota, 2012
Wisconsin, 2012

Honors & Awards
  • MSBA North Star Lawyer for Pro Bono Service, 2014
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