MinnesotaLegal Minneapolis office of Hinshaw & Culbertson adds partner August 19, 2020 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Amy DuMond Kottke Amy DuMond Kottke has joined the law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP as a partner in the Commercial Transactions group in the Minneapolis office. DuMond Kottke has a national practice, with a focus on real estate development, financing, acquisition and sales, commercial leasing and construction. Formerly with Monroe Moxness Berg, DuMond Kottke is a recognized experienced “lenders counsel,” advising both owners and lenders with a wide range of financing and loan products, including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Section 8 and HUD-insured loans across the country. In addition, DuMond Kottke represents clients in complex financing matters for commercial portfolios, and has extensive experience advising clients on the purchase, sale, and lease of various types of development projects, including single family and multifamily housing, senior housing, industrial sites, and commercial retail developments, as well as raw land development, and reuse and renovation projects. DuMond Kottke began her legal career at Bard and Bard, Ltd in 1994, joined Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly in 1997 and practiced at Winthrop & Weinstine for 10 years before joining Monroe Moxness Berg in 2016. She has been an active member of Minnesota Network of Commercial Real Estate Women (MNCREW), for more than 20 years. DuMond Kottke earned her B.A. from Carleton College and her J.D., cum laude, from Hamline University School of Law.