Anju Suresh represents clients in a wide range of business transactions and disputes and employment law cases. She also assists with products and premises liability matters and has counseled clients on insurance coverage and breach of contract issues. Anju's extensive litigation experience includes preparing pleadings and motions, handling all phases of discovery, taking and defending depositions, and directly examining key witnesses in jury trials.

Prior to joining Hinshaw, Anju honed her legal research, writing, and litigation skills at a personal injury firm. Anju's background further includes working in the legal department for one of America's leading retailers as a Corporate Extern. During her tenure, Anju gained a deep understanding of both legal and business issues. She drafted and reviewed a variety of contracts—including vendor and exclusivity contracts—and helped ensure the corporation was in compliance with regulations and laws across the U.S.

In her final year of law school, Anju was a certified student attorney; she primarily advised clients in eviction and rent escrow matters before the housing court. Involved in a number of activities and associations, Anju was a member of the Maynard Pirsig Moot Court and served as President of the South Asian Law Students Association.

Honors & Awards

  • Professional
    • Selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Commercial Litigation, 2022 – 2024; and Insurance Law, 2023 – 2024
    • Recognized on the Rising Stars list by Minnesota Super Lawyers magazine, 2022 – 2023
    • Named to the "Up & Coming Attorneys" list by Minnesota Lawyer, 2022
    • Recognized as a "Notable Emerging Star in Law" honoree by Twin Cities Business, 2022
  • Academic
    • University of Minnesota Law School
      • Dean's List



In her free time, Anju enjoys trying out new restaurants and taking her dog, Johnny Boy, on long walks. She is also a trained Indian classical dancer, and currently dabbles in ballroom and Latin dancing.

J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, 2014

B.S., The University of Iowa, 2011

B.B.A., with highest distinction, The University of Iowa, 2010