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Throndset Law specializes in criminal, divorce and family law. Our lead attorney is a former  prosecutor with more than 20 years of experience. We represent clients thoroughout the entire State of Minnesota.  We offer off-site meetings, and will travel to meet you in a convenient location to serve your needs. With the experience you need, we offer aggressive and caring representation.

Our areas of focus include:

• Criminal Defense
• Family law
• Divorce
• Child support
• Orders For Protection
• Sexual crimes

Our team will explain your options and expected outcomes before moving forward. We know this can be a difficult time and will do our best to help you understand the steps we are taking on your behalf.

Whether you are facing criminal charges or need assistance with a domestic matter, we are ready to help.

Our rates are reasonable and payment plans are available.

Call today for a free initial consultation.


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
  2. Family: 40%



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    Chad is a gifted lawyer with excellent interpersonal skills. He handles his cases with the utmost professionalism and efficiency so that he can deliver superior results while still controlling the associated legal expense.


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Contact info

Throndset Law Office

One Central Ave. W.
Suite 203
St. Michael, MN, 55376-0501


MNAuthorized to practice199507/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys Top TenNational Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys2015
National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys Top TenNational Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2013
Best of the Twin CitiesBest of The Twin Cities2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThrondset Law Office, L.L.C.2009 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Trial AttorneysMember2013 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2013 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Controlled Substance CaseCase dismissed
First Degree BurglaryCase dismissed
Illegal possession of firearmsCase dismissed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
St Cloud State UniversitySpeech Communications, Political ScienceOther - Bachelors1990