People need legal guidance during difficult times in life. You may be struggling with the uncertainty of a divorce or child custody dispute. You may be striving to protect your reputation, liberties and immigration status in the face of criminal charges. When such weighty circumstances threaten your peace of mind and future, it is important to seek a strong legal ally who cares deeply about your case.
At the Zajac Law Firm in Minneapolis, Minnesota, family law attorney Kristine Zajac can be that ally for you. She is passionate about helping people like you overcome legal obstacles. She represents clients in a range of practice areas, focusing primarily on family law and criminal defense.
Kristine enjoys spending time with her family, playing basketball and reading.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English
Licensed since 1998
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Ms. Zajac is an outstanding attorney who provides exemplary advice on Avvo. I would recommend everyone and anyone to him for representation. Even though I have been practicing fo 24 years, as a judge, magistrate, prosecutors, and in private practice, I learn valuable new information from her every day. A superb attorney.
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|MN||Authorized to practice||1998||06/29/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Cum laude||William Mitchell College of Law||1998|
|Top 10% of class after First Year||William Mitchell College of Law||1996|
|Phi Beta Kappa||University of Minnesota||1994|
|Attorney/Owner||Zajac Law Firm||2000 - Present|
|Attorney||Lanners and Olson, P.A.||1999 - 2000|
|Law Clerk to Judge Stephen Aldrich||Fourth Judicial District||1998 - 1999|
|Law Clerk||Hennepin County Attorney's Office||1996 - 1998|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2008 - 2013|
|Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association||Board Member||2003 - 2005|
|Sentencing Guidelines Commission Board||Chair of Legislative Subcommittee||2001 - 2001|
|Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association||Member||2000 - Present|
|Sentencing Guidelines Commission Board||Member||1999 - 2001|
|Hispanic Law Student Association||President||1998 - 1998|
|In the matter of: Gayle Cardial, Petitioner, Respondent vs. Paul G. Cardinal, Appellant.||Court upheld the custody determination and the finding that domestic abuse had occurred and remanded the case for findings as to the amount of child support and spousal maintenance.|
|State of Minnesota, City of Minneapolis, Appellant vs. Peter Alvin Schulze, and Marcie Lynn Simms Respondents.||The case was remanded with the district court to conduct an in camera review to weigh the competing interests in determining discoverability.|
|Minnesota Lawyer||Spoofing Defense||2009|
|William Mitchell College of Law||N/A||Juris Doctor||1998|
|University of Minnesota||Spanish||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|
|Criminal Law and how it's impacted by immigration issues||Criminal Law and how it's impacted by immigration Issues||2012|