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Kennedy & Ruhsam Law would like to congratulate paralegal Tina M. Johnson RP® on receiving the Barbara H. Peppersack Lifetime Service Award. This award recognizes paralegals for their service who have been a member of the Minnesota Paralegal Association for at least 15 years and have made significant contributions to National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc., Minnesota Paralegal Association, and the paralegal profession through volunteering, mentoring, and promoting the profession. Partner Scott Ruhsam nominated Tina for this award due to her extensive service in the paralegal community both locally and nationally.

At Kennedy & Ruhsam, Tina always produces excellent work product and pays attention to detail. She is also a pleasure to work with. “Tina goes the extra mile to assist clients and attorneys with their legal needs. Her work ethic and genuine consideration for others is truly commendable,” said Madeline Meyer, associate attorney at Kennedy & Ruhsam Law. “She is very deserving of this honor,” Meyer added.

Tina received this award because of her dedication to the paralegal field for over 20 years, her commitment to the Minnesota Paralegal Association in furthering its growth through her various leadership roles since 2003, her contributions to the legal profession by updating the Minnesota Continuing Legal Education Deskbook, and her many volunteer hours with the Wills for Heroes clinics since it began in 2007. Kennedy & Ruhsam is so proud to have such an important part of our office be recognized for her outstanding work and dedication to her craft.