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Laura J Zdychnec

Laura J Zdychnec

Practice areas:

Elder Law

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Elder Law: 100%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Mary Joki Ebb

    I endorse this lawyer. Laura is compassionate and extremely knowledgeable in Elder Law. I highly recommend her.


    Mary Ebb Elder Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

5881 Cedar Lake Rd S
St Louis Park, MN, 55416-1481


MNAuthorized to practice199106/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Mary Alice Gooderl AwardMSBA Elder Law Section2013
Special Recognition - Larson v. MN Department of Human ServicesMSBA Elder Law Section2013
Elmer H. Wiblishauser Author's AwardMSBA2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLong, Reher & Hanson, P.A.2006 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
MSBA Elder Law SectionChair, Governing Council2012 - 2013
MSBA Elder Law SectionVice-Chair, Governing Council2011 - 2012
Prepare Minnesota for Alzheimer's 2020Preparing Communities Leadership Group2011 - Present
MSBA Elder Law SectionSecretary, Governing Council2010 - 2011
Veterans Admnistration - Dementia OutreachVolunteer2010 - Present
Minnesota Association of Guardians & ConservatorsMember2010 - Present
MSBA Elder Law SectionMember, Governing Council2009 - Present
MSBA Elder Law SectionN/A2006 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/A2006 - Present
Alzheimer's Association MN/NDPublic Policy Committee2005 - Present
MSBA Probate & Trust Law SectionN/A1991 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re: the Guardian and Conservatorship of Myra Georgianna JaekelPrevailed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Bench & Bar of MinnesotaThe Perilous Path to Long-Term Care2013
ElderLaw ReportEssential Planning for LGBT Clients2011

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hamline University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Iowa State UniversitySpeech/JournalismBA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Medical Assistance 2014DHS Treatment of Non-Homestead Life Estates2014
Medical Assistance BasicsABC's of Elder Law2013
Living with Dementia ConferenceFinancial, Legal & Advance Care Planning2013
Alzheimer's Association Education SeriesLegal & Financial Considerations Following a Diagnosis2012
Elder Law InstituteThe ABC's of Elder Law2011
Meeting of the Minds - Dementia ConferenceLegal & Financial Planning following a Diagnosis2010
Medical Assistance 2010Elderly Waiver Adjustments2010
Living with DementiaLegal & Financial Planning2010
Elder Law InstituteUTMA and 529 Accounts for the Disabled Child2010
Medical Assistance 2009Assessing and Responding to Client's Needs: The Non-Married Couple2009
Elder Law InstituteSolving the Reverse Mortgage Puzzle2009
Elder Law InstituteMedical Assistance Periods of Ineligibility Following Financial Exploitation2008
Elder Law InstituteTo Marry or Not to Marry: What to Tell Clients2007