I was born and raised in Sudan, where one of the dominant cultural values is... more
I was born and raised in Sudan, where one of the dominant cultural values is collectivism. For almost three decades, I witnessed how an individual would care for another by putting his or her own needs last. This culture has formed my values and beliefs and significantly added to who I am today. At a young age, I learned how to be supportive and giving in a great sense of compassion. Thinking a... view profile
Unlike many attorneys, I grew up in a working-class household. My parents were not... more
Unlike many attorneys, I grew up in a working-class household. My parents were not lawyers and were not rich or well connected but just everyday hardworking Americans that had to use their resources wisely. Although my parents were not able to teach me million dollar legal words or educate me on the nuances of the law, they did teach me the core values that I bring to my practice as a lawyer - ... view profile
Nathan M. Hansen obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of North... more
Nathan M. Hansen obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of North Dakota in 2003 and his B.A. Degree from the University of Minnesota in 1998. He has practiced law in North St. Paul since 2003. Prior to engaging in private practice of law, Mr. Hansen worked for the Minnesota Department of Corrections for over four years in various capacities.
EXPERIENCED I graduated from William Mitchell College of Law cum laude. During law... more
EXPERIENCED I graduated from William Mitchell College of Law cum laude. During law school, I was employed by the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. After transferring to the University of Arizona Law School, I clerked for a Superior Court Judge in Tucson. I was an attorney for the Child Advocacy Law Clinic and participated in the Trial Advocacy course at the University of Arizona. In 200... view profile
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