Eight years ago, Allison began her legal career spending a few years as a judicial... more
Eight years ago, Allison began her legal career spending a few years as a judicial law clerk in Washington County. Part of the vision for LEGALnudge started while Allison was clerking. During her clerkship, she was frustrated by the lack of affordable options for family law litigants who often ended up representing themselves. Prior to joining with Jenna Westby to form LEGALnudge, Allison had a... view profile
I chose to work at a very small, hands-on law firm in the Twin Cities because I... more
I chose to work at a very small, hands-on law firm in the Twin Cities because I wanted the opportunity to practice my profession and interact with clients, attorneys, and judicial officers. I have learned that the most satisfying aspect of being an attorney is helping individuals who have been taken advantage of and who do not have the ability to protect their own interests. A satisfied client ... view profile
Based in Minneapolis, I dedicate my practice exclusively to family law. As a family... more
Based in Minneapolis, I dedicate my practice exclusively to family law. As a family law attorney, I deal with clients who are going through some of the most stressful and tumultuous situations in their lives.I understand that most people confronted with a divorce, custody dispute, or other family law issue, never anticipated that they would find themselves in this situation. I am prepared to ma... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.