Ciresi Steps Down As Robins Kaplan Chairman

Law360, New York (March 24, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Michael V. Ciresi, a heavyweight in product liability and intellectual property law, has given up his chairmanship at Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi LLP.

Ciresi’s decision to step down came a couple of weeks before he dropped out of the U.S. Senate race as the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party candidate earlier this month.

Best known for spearheading a suit for the state of Minnesota against Big Tobacco firms that led to a $6 billion settlement, Ciresi has served on Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi’s executive board for 25...
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