Patty Sachs assists the human resources department with employee benefits and relations, recruiting, hiring and internal firm events. She serves as a liaison for law schools in Minnesota and around the country, and coordinates and schedules interviews with law school students and lateral attorney candidates. As employees are hired, Patty coordinates training schedules between multiple departments within the firm. She also works with employee benefits vendors (i.e., life insurance, medical insurance, etc.) to help employees with enrollment changes and concerns regarding their specific benefits.
In addition, Patty serves as a liaison between employees and other internal departments, assisting the HR department with employee relations, including communicating and coordinating with the accounting department in relation to benefits and payroll matters. Patty manages firm functions like monthly internal “meet and greets,” birthdays, anniversaries, celebrations, summer picnics, the annual holiday party, attorney retreat, attorney golf outing, and staff appreciation week. Patty also assists the marketing department with external events as needed.