Edwin Chanin is a real estate and business lawyer and was a partner at Maslon Edelman Borman & Brand, LLP, one of the ten largest law firms in Minnesota, for twenty five years. Mr. Chanin has been practicing law at Chanin Law Firm, P.A. since January 2010. He was the valedictorian of his law school class at William Mitchell College of Law in 1984 and was a law clerk to the Minneapolis Supreme Court in 1984-85. Representative clients include the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Hines Interests Limited Partnership. He served as a Trustee of Washburn Center for Children for six years and is currently a Board Member of Dovetail Partners. He previously served on the Board of a nationally charted Bank.