Ryan achieves Prestigious Court of the Table MDRT qualification
PARK RIDGE, Ill.— John R. Ryan III of local Ryan Financial Group, LLC in Hibbing, has qualified for Court of the Table, a coveted milestone achievement for their membership in the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). John’s membership equips him with tools and resources to better serve his business, professional, and individual clientele.
Court of the Table is an internationally recognized mark of excellence reserved for the most successful in the financial services industry. This places Ryan among the top professionals in the intensely competitive global life insurance and financial services industries.
Ryan is a four-year MDRT member as well as a recipient of MDRT’s Court of the Table honors. He is a principal with the firm of Ryan Financial Group LLC with offices in Hibbing, Minnesota and the Twin Cities.
“Qualifying for Court of the Table is a rare and impressive achievement,” said MDRT President Jim Pittman, CLU, CFP. “MDRT hopes to continue to foster a culture of excellence and encourage members to grow both personally and professionally.”
Project Care awarded grant
HIBBING — Essentia Health has awarded Project Care Free Clinic $2,000 through their Community Contributions grants to assist the clinic with ongoing operating expenses. Project Care provides basic medical care to individuals and families that are uninsured or underinsured.
Essentia Health actively engages in funding non-profit organizations focused on assisting the underserved, building healthy communities and improving the quality of life for people in their service area of MN, ND, and WI.
One of the focus areas is Access to Health Care. Along with providing medical care, Project Care also provides advocating services to complement the patient’s care plan. Project Care continues to successfully serve patients of all ages with the assistance from organizations such as Essentia Health.
Peterson named Super Lawyer
VIRGINIA — Andrew R. Peterson with the law firm of Cope & Peterson, Ltd. in Virginia has been selected to the 2018 Minnesota Super Lawyers list. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in Minnesota are selected by Super Lawyers.
Mr. Peterson represents individuals who have been injured in accidents and has successfully represented hundreds of personal injury clients in northern Minnesota. Mr. Peterson also practices in the areas of real estate law, criminal law, and business law.
Mr. Peterson is certified as a Civil Trial Law Specialist and a Real Property Law Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA). In addition, the MSBA has recognized Mr. Peterson as a North Star Lawyer for providing 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services in the 2017 calendar year.
Mr. Peterson earned his B.A., cum laude, from Gustavus Adolphus College, and his J.D., cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law. He is a volunteer attorney and a Board Member of the Volunteer Attorney Program and a member of the Quad Cities Rotary Club. Cope & Peterson is a full service law firm that has been serving the legal needs of the residents of northern Minnesota for over 40 years.