Minneapolis’ Moss & Barnett elects two to board of directors

Timothy Gustin and Christopher Stall were elected to three-year terms as members of the board of directors of Minneapolis law firm Moss & Barnett, A Professional Association, effective Jan. 1.

Gustin serves as Chair of the Board of Directors and as Chair of the firm’s Real Estate Finance and Real Estate Practice Groups.  He represents lenders who finance office, industrial, hospitality, retail, self-storage, and multifamily projects.  Many of the multifamily loans are sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and pooled into securitization trusts.  Gustin also works with buyers and sellers in all phases of the purchase and sale of residential and commercial real estate and represents landlords and tenants in negotiating and drafting commercial leases.

Stall serves as a director and as Chair the firm’s Commercial Department and Business Law Practice Group.  He focuses on advising businesses regarding management, governance, and transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.  Chris works with clients in a spectrum of industries, including insurance, investment advisors, health care, manufacturing, distribution, transportation, and professional service firms.

Gustin and Stall will each continue practicing law on a full-time basis in addition to handling their management responsibilities. They are joined on the Board by co-directors, John P. Boyle, Jana Aune Deach, Brian T. Grogan, and James J. Vedder.