Our firm has 30 years of experience providing families superior legal services at a reasonable fee.
I am a partner at Carson, Clelland & Schreder and have been practicing law for eleven years. I started my law career working in criminal prosecution, which brought me to the Courtroom 3-4 days per week, giving me a unique comfort appearing in front of the bench that many civil practioneers do not gain. My practice has now transitioned and focuses primarily on families and their legal issues.
Working in family law my desire is to advocate for my clients, applying a sensible, pragmatic and cost-effective approach. The goal is for clients to have control of the outcome of their legal matters, which is espcially important in family matters where the legal issue is their homes, children and financial livelihood. However, I am still able to leverage my courtroom experience when settlement isn't possible and Court involvement is required. I regularly participate in mediation with the goal of minimizing legal costs while still obtaining the outcome my clients desire. My primary areas of practice are divorce, custody and parenting time matters, child support, post-decree issues, and paternity matters. I am also a Rule 114 Qualified Neutral and offer family mediation services.
When I am not working, I enjoy spending time outdoors or chasing my two children. Having a family of my own, enables me to understand how vital the issues my clients are facing.
|MN||Authorized to practice||2005||10/08/2019|
|Partner||Carson, Clelland & Schreder||2016 - Present|
|Attorney||Carson, Clelland & Schreder||2005 - 2015|
|Law Clerk||Carson, Clelland & Schreder||2002 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Hennepin County Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Anoka County Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Anoka County Prosecutors Association||Secretary||2011 - 2014|
|University of Minnesota Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|Saint Olaf College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
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Thu May 12 2016
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Thu May 05 2016
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