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About Us

We’re in the pursuit
of progress.

Our founders believed in putting clients first, culture second and leaving traditional law out of the equation. We’ve been disrupting convention ever since. We bring perspective, insight and a whole lot of hustle to protecting and propelling your business. Through a culture of fresh thinking, we put the law to work.

It’s the Winthrop Way.

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Our Commitment to Diversity

Our Commitment to Diversity

We are committed to building a diverse workforce of talented individuals who embody our mission to bring smart perspectives and practical outcomes to the law. At our core, we believe diversity and inclusion are table stakes and work each day to promote these values through a variety of initiatives, activities and organizations.

View our 2017 Annual Diversity Report

Our Community, Our Cause

Our Community, Our Cause

Attorneys and staff at Winthrop are involved in a variety of projects and activities that support and give back to the community in which we live and work. Our attorneys are encouraged to engage in pro bono opportunities that align with their strengths and values.

We also dedicate our time and energy to community-building programs such as food drives and youth mentoring, and contribute monetary donations to various charities and organizations.

A few initiatives near and dear to us include:
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Ronald McDonald House, STEP-UP Program, Suit Drive, United Way, Washburn Center for Children

Careers at Winthrop

Careers at Winthrop

We are a nimble force of creative problem solvers generating momentum for our clients. We’re collaborative, forward thinking and innovative in our approach to the law. We pride ourselves on maintaining a culture of creativity, support and enthusiasm for the work. Your entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to solving problems and passion for pushing the boundaries of the law will help elevate our purpose and generate results for our clients.

View Career Opportunities

Work with a team
that stands out
from the crowd.

Honors & Accolades

Twenty-Six Winthrop & Weinstine Attorneys Named to 2017 “Best Lawyers In America” List

Four of these attorneys were also recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” for their practices in Minneapolis

Winthrop & Weinstine named "Best Law Firm" by Twin Cities Business magazine

The firm has been named “Best Law Firm” by Twin Cities Business magazine’s Best of Business awards.

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Ranks Twenty-Six Winthrop & Weinstine Practices in its “Best Law Firms” List

In addition to being ranked in Minneapolis, Winthrop & Weinstine was ranked nationally in four areas.

Winthrop & Weinstine Named to Vault’s “Top 150 Under 150” List

The national list recognizes the best law firms to work for.

Winthrop & Weinstine named "Best Law Firm" by Twin Cities Business magazine

The firm has been named “Best Law Firm” by Twin Cities Business magazine’s Best of Business awards.

Winthrop & Weinstine’s Duets Blog Wins JD Supra Readers’ Choice Awards

Attorneys Steve Baird and Tim Sitzmann were also ranked as Top Ten trademark authors.