William R. Busch, Charles S. Ferrell and Philip S. Garon—all partners in Faegre & Benson LLP's Minneapolis office—were named to the Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America list, which recognizes lawyers who are at the top of the corporate legal world in areas such as mergers and acquisitions, project financing and real estate deals.
Busch is noted in the Lawdragon 500 for arranging major sales, including The Star Tribune Company/Cowles Media, CableScope Inc. and the Minnesota Vikings and Timberwolves franchises.
Lawdragon recognizes Ferrell for leading the development and operation of office buildings, mixed-use projects and hotels across Minnesota, Iowa and Colorado.
Garon is commended in the publication for overseeing Target's sale of Marshall Fields and Mervyns, along with International Multifoods' sale to The J.M. Smucker Co.
Lawdragon magazine selects its 500 Leading Dealmakers in America through a proprietary review process that incorporates CV analysis, client and peer evaluations and interviews.