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Philip Steffes


Role and Company

Associate General Counsel, Cray Inc.


37 years experience in legal


Waterville, MN

About Philip

I recently retired from Cray Inc., a supercomputer company, where I was Associate General Counsel responsible for major transactions. I have also been an adjunct professor of law at Hamline University School of Law teaching legal writing - contracts. Both my youngest son and I are graduates of Hamline University School of Law, and my wife and I are graduates of the University of South Dakota. I have worked in management positions for several companies during the past 30+ years. I am interested in many college and professional sports, and am active in golf and bicycling. I am also interested in history and reading. I served 6 years in the Iowa and Minnesota National Guard and my father was a P-38 fighter pilot in WW II and a career officer in the Air Force. My e-mail address is

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4 years ago

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4 years ago

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5 years ago

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5 years ago

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6 years ago

Resume Review

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