Best & Flanagan LLP

Best & Flanagan LLP was founded in 1926 by law school friends Jim Best and Bob Flanagan. From its early concentration in trusts and estates, today’s firm of over 60 attorneys serves a highly diversified clientele and represents clients in all areas of civil practice.

Throughout the years of growth and change, the one constant for the firm has been serving clients well by delivering practical results through the use of solid judgment, sensitivity to business, practicality and sophistication in blending legal expertise with client needs. Our philosophy is simple. We serve our clients best when we provide legal advice and legal services that will produce immediate and effective results.

The firm’s practice areas include: litigation and dispute resolution; business law, including business restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, ERISA/employee benefits, technology, intellectual property and entertainment; real estate law, including commercial real estate lending, government and land development; estate planning and trusts, including wealth preservation; public finance; Native American law; labor and employment; and bankruptcy.


The Bridge Group contacts at Best & Flanagan LLP are:

Sarah E. Crippen, Esq.
Best & Flanagan LLP
60 South Sixth Street
Suite 2700
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Telephone: (612) 341-9733
Fax: (612) 339-5897


Each law firm that is a member of the Bridge Group is a separate legal entity and is not affiliated with the other firms in a partnership, joint venture or other legal relationship. Nothing in the information contained in this site or other written or verbal material does, or should it be construed to create such a relationship.

Each firm maintains complete autonomy to exercise professional service on an individual basis.