Alana K. Bassin

Co-Managing Partner, Minneapolis and Diversity Committee Chair
Bowman and Brooke LLP (Minneapolis, MN)

ALANA BASSIN is a trial attorney representing Fortune 500 companies as national and lead counsel in product liability litigation across the country. She defends medical devices and pharmaceutical manufacturers in individual and mass tort litigation including spinal fusion products, men's health implants and dialysis medication.  She was also national lead counsel in a mass tort involving alleged contaminated products, where she represented a medical supply manufacturer amidst a recall, an FDA on-site investigation and shut down, and a ferocious national media campaign. Her accomplishments earned her recognition as an "Attorney of the Year" in 2015 by Minnesota Lawyer.  Her leadership and commitment to women in the legal profession is pervasive both in and out of the courtroom. She is co-managing partner of Bowman and Brooke's Minneapolis office, chair of the firm's Diversity Committee and serves on the Board of Directors for WomenWinning, a bi-partisan organization designed to elect pro-choice women into office. Alana is frequently called upon to speak on the professional development of women in the legal community.