Kendra Brodin Joins Briggs and Morgan as Director of Lawyer Talent

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October 11, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN.  – Briggs and Morgan is pleased to announce Kendra Brodin has joined the firm as director of lawyer talent. She will focus on lawyer recruiting, associate training and development, associate evaluation and feedback, and firm diversity and inclusion.

“We’re thrilled to have Kendra at Briggs. Her experience and knowledge are invaluable assets which will help further promote diversity and inclusion in our recruitment process and boost professional development for attorneys within the firm,” said Ann Rainhart, Briggs and Morgan’s executive director.

Brodin earned her law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, cum laude, and obtained her master’s degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania. Kendra brings a depth of professional experience in lawyer recruiting, diversity, and business and professional development.

Prior to joining Briggs, Brodin was the client development manager at Merchant and Gould. She also founded and ran a successful consulting practice for more than nine years, providing coaching and consulting services focusing on professional achievement, personal development and gender equality in the legal profession. Additionally, she was executive director of the Minneapolis branch of a leading national recruiting and staffing firm and director of career and professional development at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Brodin also practiced law as a litigation attorney.

She is the current president of Minnesota Women Lawyers, a member of the board of directors of the Hennepin County Bar Association, and has held a variety of leadership positions with the Minnesota State Bar Association.

About Briggs and Morgan
Briggs and Morgan, Professional Association, Affirmative Action Employer, is a trusted name in business law and litigation services. With offices in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, the firm’s attorneys are committed to providing superior client service and sound legal counsel to clients nationwide. Briggs and Morgan ranks among The NLJ 500 as one of the nation’s largest firms and has received numerous accolades, including recognition by Corporate Counsel and top clients as a Go-To Law Firm® in the areas of Torts Litigation, Securities and Labor and Employment. The firm and its attorneys have also been selected for publication in The Best Lawyers in America© and Chambers USA. For more information, visit