The award honors law firm employees with exceptional talent and high performance in the legal support field. Honorees were nominated by colleagues, supervisors and peers.
Mendenhall was noted for her role in helping the firm successfully navigate the transition during the firm's 2012 combination. In her role, she supervises payroll for the entire firm, comprising more than 800 professionals.
In Minnesota Lawyer's profile on Mendenhall, Kevin Tracey, FaegreBD Director of Finance, was quoted, citing Mendenhall's "dedication to her role, her broad payroll compliance and payroll tax knowledge, her attention to detail, her responsiveness to all firm personnel," and more.
Mendenhall's profile is available to Minnesota Lawyer subscribers here.