Paul D. Hallgren

Tel 612.371.6236
Fax 612.371.3207

Paul D. Hallgren has experience in corporate and transactional matters, including securities law compliance and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining the firm, Paul was a judicial extern in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota. In that position, Paul conducted legal research, drafted bench memoranda and orders, and attended court proceedings.

During law school, Paul worked with the University of Minnesota Law School Business Law Clinic, where he assisted clients with entity formation, operating agreements and bylaws, and contracts. As a 2017 Lindquist & Vennum summer associate, prior to the firm's merger with Ballard Spahr in January 2018, Paul advised a pro bono client on a naturalization application.

Judicial Externships

Hon. Richard H. Kyle, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2016


Co-author, "Cryptocurrencies and Securities Laws: Legal Landscape Continues to Take Shape," The Legal Intelligencer, August 5, 2019

Co-author, "SEC Proposes Amendments to Financial Disclosures about Business Acquisitions and Dispositions," Ballard Spahr alert, May 15, 2019

Co-author, "With Fee Compression on the Rise, Is It Finally Time to Say Hindsight is 2 and 20?" ABA Business Law Section eNewsletter, March 2019

"Requesting Balance: Promoting Flexible Work Arrangements with Procedural Right-to-Request Statutes," ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law, Vol. 33, No. 2, Winter 2018

University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2018)
Lead Managing Editor, ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law
Student Legal Writing Instructor
Student Attorney, Business Law Clinic

Augsburg College (now Augsburg University) (B.A., summa cum laude, 2013)