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Bassford Remele Welcomes New Associates


Bassford Remele is pleased to announce that Kyle Willems and Maria Brekke have become associates of the firm.

Kyle Willems focuses his practice in the areas of construction, real estate, product liability, fire/explosion, general liability, and tort litigation. In addition, he represents clients in medical malpractice matters. Mr. Willems is an experienced litigator who has significant experience representing both individuals and companies during the course of litigation, and at mediation, arbitration, trial, and on appeal. Mr. Willems was recently named a 2019 Up & Coming Attorney by Minnesota Lawyer.

Maria Brekke focuses her practice in the areas of commercial litigation, appellate law, products liability, and trust and estates litigation. Prior to joining Bassford Remele, Ms. Brekke served as a law clerk on the Minnesota Supreme Court for Justice Natalie E. Hudson and Justice Margaret H. Chutich. Ms. Brekke graduated magna cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School. She serves as co-chair of Minnesota Women Lawyer’s New Lawyers Affinity Group, RISE.