Erik Ahlgren

Ahlgren Law Office, PLLC Sept. 2008 – Present


Legal practice with focus on bankruptcy, commercial litigation and corporate transactions.

Appointed Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee in July, 2009 administering bankruptcy cases

in the St. Cloud region; over 7,000 cases heard

Appointed assignee for the benefit of creditors in cases involving farm operations,

resorts, and commercial operations

ShoreMaster, Inc. Sept. 1996 – Aug. 2008


Lead operations and strategic direction with full P&L responsibility

Grew revenues from $9.5 million in 1996 to $78 million in 2007

Mergers and Acquisition experience: Negotiated sale of company to Otter Tail

Corporation in May 2002 and acquisition of four add-on companies

General Mills, Inc. Nov. 1995 – Sept. 1996

Staff Attorney

Responsible for maintaining shelf registration and review of financing documents relating to

direct investments of pension assets

Gaming Corporation of America May 1992 – Nov.1995

Corporate Counsel

Managed SEC reporting process; negotiated land acquisition, joint venture, financing and

employment agreements; responsible for regulatory affairs

Dorsey & Whitney Sept. 1988 – May 1992


Represented clients with respect to financing transactions, bankruptcy and work-out matters

and regulatory affairs


University of Michigan Law School Ann Arbor, Michigan

Doctor of Jurisprudence May 1988

Cum laude

University of Minnesota Duluth, Minnesota

Bachelor of Arts May 1985

Summa Cum laude