I was born and raised in Minnesota. I went to Madison, Wisconsin for college, earning a degree in German Literature from the University of Wisconsin. After graduating from Madison, I moved to Freiburg, Germany, teaching English to adults. I then returned to Minnesota and earned my teaching license. I taught German and worked as an English Language Learner paraprofessional. Subsequntly, I went to law school, earning a Juris Doctor from William Mitchell College of Law in 2006. After law school my first job in the legal field was in Buffalo, Minnesota, clerking for Wright County District Court Judge Stephen M. Halsey. I am currently the prosecuting attorney for the Cities of Buffalo and Annandale. I also have a private practice.
My passions, outside of the law, are gardening, triathlons, and reading.
Languages spoken: English, German
Hourly ($200/hour), Free consultation (30 minutes)
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With regards to the negative review on this page, I would respectfully disagree. As an experienced practitioner and having worked with one another in the past, I remain appreciative of Ms. Setter's consistent, professional, and thoughtful approach to the practice of law--in particular, family law--and her ability to unpretentiously represent the best characteristics of our profession during all phases of case management, including client consultations as well as interactions with opposing parties, counsel, and the courts. Notwithstanding the experiences anonymously complained of herein, parties seeking a more attentive and skilled attorney than Ms. Setter would be hard pressed to do better.
Travis Thompson Family Attorney
|MN||Authorized to practice||2006||07/15/2016|
|Attorney||Setter Law, LLC||2012 - Present|
|Associate||Matt Legal Services, LLC||2011 - 2012|
|Attorney||Setter Law LLC||2011 - 2011|
|Law Clerk||Law Clerk for the Honorable Stephen M. Halsey at the Tenth Judicial District-State of Minnesota||2006 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|19th District||Ethics Investigator||2010 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association, 19th District Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|The Minnesota Project||Board Member||2012 - 2015|
|Wright County Legal Advice Clinic||Volunteer Attorney||2012 - 2014|
|William Mitchell College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|University of Wisconsin, River Falls||N/A||Teaching License||2002|
|University of Wisconsin, Madison||German Literature||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|