Kristi D. Stanislawski

 

Kristi obtained her law degree from Hamline University School of Law in 2005. After graduating and passing the bar, she clerked for the Honorable Jay Mondry in Hubbard County until his retirement. She then began working for a private firm in St. Cloud, where she practiced for nearly six years. Kristi worked as a staff attorney for the licensing boards of the Minnesota Supreme Court for two years before returning to private practice at JDA. Kristi's primary practice areas are family law, criminal law, estate planning, and general litigation. Kristi is the lead prosecutor for the cities of Cold Spring, Richmond, St. Stephen and Kimball.

 

Paralegal:

Alicia Thieschafer

alicia@jdalaw.net

 

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

 

Criminal Law

Employment Law

Family Law

General Litigation

Municipal, Government and School Law

Personal Injury

Wills/Trusts

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

 

State of Minnesota

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

 

EDUCATION

 

Hamline University Law School (2005)

Winona State University (1996)

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

Business Women of Central Minnesota - Past Treasurer

Central Minnesota Legal Services - Board of Directors

John E. Simmonnett Inns of Court

Stearns-Benton Bar Association

Minnesota State Bar Association - Past 7th District Delegate

Minnesota Women Lawyers Association – Past Central Chapter President

Minnesota Women Lawyers Association – Myra Bradwell Award Committee

Children's Law Center - Volunteer

Stearns County Pro Bono Clinic - Volunteer

STMA Girls Basketball Association - Board of Directors

 

HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS 

 

Named "Minnesota Rising Star" by Minnesota Law & Politics - 2008, 2009 & 2010

Minnesota Women Lawyers Executive Leadership Program - 2012

Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce Leadership Twin Cities participant