Mary M. O’Brien, a Labor and Employment attorney in the Minneapolis office of Ballard Spahr, has been named to the 2020 Minnesota 500: The Most Powerful Business Leaders in Minnesota.

The Minnesota 500 compiles most powerful and influential leaders in Minnesota across more than 60 industries, including business, nonprofits, health care and manufacturing. Fewer than 1 percent of all Minnesota lawyers were selected for inclusion in the Minnesota 500.

Ms. O’Brien provides clients with strategic counsel and advice as they navigate through an ever-changing, always complex business environment. Her practical approach to business issues allows her clients to make informed decisions that maximize opportunity while taking the measured risks that today’s market requires.