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October 12, 2022

Haws-KM Announces New Era of Leadership

Law firm Haws-KM is pleased to announce that Krista Pezewski and Pete Wanning have been elected equity shareholders.

Krista and Pete join Daniel Haws, Bill Moran, and Todd Koebele as equity shareholders. This announcement solidifies the next generation of the firm’s leadership and positions Haws-KM to continue serving clients across the country in product liability, toxic tort, insurance, and other complex litigation matters.

“Through dedication, success in national litigation matters and exemplary client service, both Krista and Pete have proven their value to our firm and our clients time and time again. They bring fresh ideas, an innovative approach and enthusiasm to the leadership of our firm,” said Bill Moran, Shareholder at Haws-KM. “We are growing our firm and expanding and strengthening our capabilities to better partner with businesses during this rapidly changing time. With the guidance and support of Krista and Pete, we will build on our success and achieve new goals with our clients, attorneys and staff.”

As a trial lawyer, Krista represents a wide range of businesses— including household names in agriculture and home appliance manufacturing as well as small businesses and individuals in product liability, transportation, and business litigation matters. She is a member of Minnesota Women Lawyers and is actively involved with the Defense Research Institute where she most recently was appointed Co-Chair of the Agricultural, Construction, Mining, and Industrial Equipment Specialized Litigation Group for the Product Liability Committee.

Krista served for many years in the Minnesota National Guard, including a deployment to Kuwait. She earned her J.D., cum laude, from Hamline University School of Law.

Read more about Krista here.

Peter serves as a local, regional, and national coordinating counsel for clients involved in a variety of toxic torts, personal injury defense, product liability, and consumer contract litigation matters. He has an extensive track record defending businesses in asbestos-related litigation representing manufacturers, premise owners and contractors through all phases of litigation, alternative dispute resolution and appeal.

Peter is active in Twin Cities Diversity in Practice, an organization committed to supporting the career advancement of attorneys of color and the Defense Research Institute. He earned his J.D. from Creighton University School of Law.

Read more about Pete here

About Haws-KM

Where innovation and passion deliver results. Haws-KM provides legal solutions tailored to our client’s most pressing needs and delivers quality service at an unmatched value. Our goals are your goals.

Our nationally recognized and award-winning attorneys have developed the expertise necessary to handle matters in a wide range of product liability, toxic tort, insurance and other complex litigation matters. When you come to us, you should expect nothing but the best, which is exactly what you’ll get.

Visit www.haws-km.com to learn more.



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