Skip to main content

Susan Louise Allen

Business Attorney at Saint Paul, MN

Not yet reviewed
  • Licensed for 27 years
    State MN
    Acquired 1997
    Status
    Authorized to Practice No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Susan

Learn Susan’s areas of practice.

4
Practice areas
  1. Business
    50%
    I have handled numerous business and corporation matters for tribes, including acquisitions, business formation, economic development issues, and advising tribes regarding matters related to the SBA 8(a) business development.

    25 years

  2. Native peoples law
    30%
    Representing tribal governments and tribal business entities on a full range of matters, including tribal and corporate governance, and commercial, finance and business transactions.

    27 years

  3. Contracts and agreements
    10%
    I have experience on all sides of tribal construction projects, having represented tribal owners, contractors, and other players. I also advise general contractors and vendors doing business with Indian tribes.

    27 years

  4. Tax
    10%
    Representing tribal tax commissions regarding administration of tribal tax codes; experience negotiating tribal-state tax agreements; and knowledge of federal tax laws applicable to tribal tax incentives and executive compensation.

    25 years

Location

The Jacobson Law Group
180 East Fifth Steet
Suite 940
Saint Paul, MN, 55101

Reviews

Not yet reviewed. Review Susan

Cost

We have not found any cost information for this lawyer

Contact for Details

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • The Jacobson Law Group
  • 2013 - Present
  • Partner
  • Fredericks, Peebles & Morgan, LLP
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Partner
  • Olson, Allen & Rasmussen
  • 2006 - 2010
  • Partner
  • BlueDog, Paulson & Small
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Associate
  • BlueDog, Paulson & Small
  • 1997 - 2004
View all work experience

Education

  • William Mitchell College of Law
  • LL.M - Master of Laws in Taxation
  • 2000
  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • Augsburg College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1992

Associations

  • Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
  • Board Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Minnesota American Indian Bar Association
  • Treasurer
  • 2011 - Present
  • Indigenous Peoples Task Force
  • Board Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Indian Child Welfare Act Law Center
  • Board Member
  • 1999 - Present
  • Indian Neighborhood Club on Alcohol & Drugs
  • Board Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Minnesota State Legislature
  • State Representative District 62B
  • 2012 - 2018
View all associations

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Diversity & Inclusion Honoree
  • Minnesota Lawyer
  • 2018
  • Distinguished Alumni Award
  • Minneapolis Community & Technical College
  • 2012
  • Lucy Hahn Barbar Stuhler Political Courage Award
  • Women Candidate Development Coalition
  • 2012
  • West Award for Excellence in Indian Law
  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • 1994
  • Honors in Clinical Law
  • University of New Mexico School of Law
  • 1994
View all awards

Speaking Engagements

  • Indian Child Welfare Education Day
  • Review of Public Restroom Debate
  • 2016
View all speaking engagements

Attorney endorsements

Received (0)
Given (1)
Endorse Susan
Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney.
Chapter 13 bankruptcy

Avvo Contributions

This attorney hasn't created any legal answers in Q&A or legal guides recently on Avvo.

Saint Paul Business Lawyer Susan Louise Allen
Susan Louise Allen
Business Attorney
Saint Paul, MN
Licensed for 27 years