Mr. Hassan concentrates his practice, which spans a period of over sixteen years, on all areas of family law. His family law practice includes issues involving divorce, custody, spousal maintenance, and complex property division. Mr. Hassan has extensive litigation experience and he has appeared before numerous trial court judges throughout the seven county metropolitan area at trials, motion hearings and other contested hearings.
Mr. Hassan's professional experience includes:
While Mr. Hassan strongly believes in attempting to cooperatively settle or mediate cases, he is also a zealous advocate when litigation is the only viable option. Mr. Hassan has received Financial Early Neutral Evaluation Training and Social Early Neutral Evaluation Training through the Minnesota Judicial Branch and he is currently on the Early Neutral Evaluation rosters of Anoka County, Dakota County and Ramsey County. Mr. Hassan has also received Mediation Training and he is a Qualified Neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice.
Mr. Hassan received his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from the William Mitchell College of Law in 1998. He is currently licensed to practice in the State of Minnesota and Federal Court.
Mr. Hassan is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association, and is an Adjunct Representation Professor at William Mitchell College of Law. Mr. Hassan has been designated a "Rising Star" by Minnesota Law & Politics magazine and has been an active volunteer at the Tubman Center since 2001.
Languages Spoken: Hindi, Urdu
Licensed since 1998
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Farhan is a zealous advocate for his client. He is extremely knowledgable about the law and how it applies to the specific facts of his client's case. Farhan tirelessly pursues the best outcome for his client. He is adept at both litigation and alternative dispute resolution. I highly recommend Farhan and endorse him.
Brian Clausen Family Attorney
|MN||Authorized to practice||1998||04/19/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|2010 Firm of the Year||Tubman||2010|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine||2009|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine||2008|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine||2004|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine||2000|
|Adjunct Professor||William Mitchell College of Law||2008 - Present|
|Partner||Clausen & Hassan, LLC||2004 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Lubov & Associates, LLC||2001 - 2004|
|Associate Attorney||Orman & Nord||1999 - 2001|
|Law Clerk||The Honorable David P. Sullivan||1998 - 1999|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Financial Early Neutral Evaluation Roster List of Providers||Anoka County, Dakota County & Ramsey County||N/A|
|Hennepin County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Ramsey County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Dakota County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (Minnesota chapter)||Former Director||N/A|
|Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Association of Family and Conciliation Courts||Member||N/A|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Sommer v. Sommer, C7-02-179, filed July 16, 2002||N/A|
|Young v. Young, C9-02-104, filed June 4, 2002||N/A|
|Hennepin County v. Johnson, A06-938, filed January 16, 2007||N/A|
|William Mitchell College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor, cum laude||1998|
|Luther College||Philosophy & Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1995|
|Continuing Legal Education Presentation||Harassment Restraining Orders||2009|
|Legal Presentation||Child Custody and Support||N/A|
|Legal Presentation||Divorce Dollars & Sense||N/A|
|Legal Presentation||Divorce Seminar||N/A|