We are pleased to announce Sydney Tombers has joined the firm’s Prosecution Team. Her primary focus will include misdemeanor prosecution for the firm’s municipal clients. Her experience working in the many aspects of the criminal justice system positions her to be a strong advocate for the municipalities she serves as well as our community.
Prior to joining the firm, Sydney worked for the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, working as a Certified Student in the Child Protection and Adult Prosecution Division. She handled cases involving child victims ranging from assault to neglect and endangerment and adult violet felonies such as firearm possession, armed robbery, and murder. She also worked as an associate attorney in the area of criminal defense, handling various criminal defense cases from traffic citations to felony-level defense.
While in law school, Sydney had an externship with a Hennepin County Judge where she learned the importance of both sides of criminal justice. She worked alongside the judge in DWI/Drug treatment court and experienced the importance of addressing criminal behavior with treatment to reduce recidivism.