WINTHROP A. ROCKWELL PDF Print E-mail

Win Rockwell is a litigation partner in the Minneapolis office of Faegre Baker Daniels where his practice focuses on agriculture and the life sciences.

Win was associate general counsel of President Carter's Commission on the Accident at Three Mile Island, where he led the legal team investigating The Role of the Managing Utility and was the principal author of the Commission’s report on that branch of the investigation.  Following the conclusion of his work on the Commission, he was retained privately by the owner of Three Mile Island to conduct two independent investigations of allegations of wrong-doing against the company.  He testified before the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission in connection with his independent investigations.

He serves on the Board of Directors of the Great Plains Institute, an energy policy organization focused on the transition to a sustainable, lower-carbon economy.  He is a member of the Minnesota Advisory Board of The Trust for Public Land; the Advisory Board of the Joint Degree Program in Law Health and the Life Sciences at the University of Minnesota; and active in various Twin Cities initiatives focused on urban park-making and greening.

He is a Fellow of the British- American Project founded by the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Before law school, he worked on the Foreign Desk of the New York Times and as an Assistant to Dartmouth President John Kemeny.  He received his A.B. from Dartmouth in 1970 and his J.D. from N.Y.U. in 1975.

He lives in Minneapolis with his wife Binky (who was one of the first seven women ever enrolled at Dartmouth -- in a theatre exchange program -- during the 1968-69 academic year!).

 

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