Shanti Pfenning

IP PARALEGAL

Shanti is an experienced paralegal who has specialized in Intellectual Property Law. New to the Adams Grumbles team in 2016, Shanti has enjoyed the opportunity to closely support our attorney’s in the strategic planning and prosecution of our clients’ intellectual property. She gained a good deal of her prior paralegal experience in mid-size and large multi-national firms, and appreciates the increased level of quality representation and personal attention that a smaller firm can provide to its’ clients.

Shanti is originally from Washington state, but has lived in Minnesota for many years. She attended the University of Minnesota where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in International Relations, and completed her paralegal studies with honors at Hamline University. Shanti is our resident Francophile, loves to travel, and is a devoted mama to four.

Ernest Grumbles
Ernest Grumbles

MANAGING PARTNER

Ernest is an IP and business attorney representing innovation-driven startups and entrepreneurs. He works with...

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Katie Wilhoit
Katie Wilhoit

PARTNER

Katie is a commercial business attorney with extensive experience counseling small to mid-sized companies and...

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Brittany Nanzig
Brittany Nanzig

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Brittany is currently licensed to practice in Minnesota, Wisconsin and before the...

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Paul Feng
Paul Feng

PATENT AGENT

Paul is a registered patent agent who has helped inventors protect their work in a wide range of...

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