Yuka Shiotani is an associate who focuses primarily in the areas of Bankruptcy and Restructuring and Construction Law.

Prior to the combination with Taft, Yuka was a summer associate at Briggs and Morgan for two summers. Yuka earned her J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School in May 2020. While in law school, she worked in many roles that included being the Student Director for the Human Rights Litigation and International Legal Advocacy Clinic and Office of Advancement Law Student Program Assistant. She also participated in the Law School’s International Moot Court.

Yuka is a native Japanese speaker and is a Russian conversationalist.


  • Taft Pro Bono Honor Roll Award


All Service Areas


  • University of Minnesota Law School (2020)


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (2017)

    B.A., History, International Studies, and Russian Language


  • State - Minnesota
  • Federal - District of Minnesota