Lori L. Athmann

 

Lori has been in private practice 15 years. Prior to obtaining her law degree, Lori worked for several years as a paralegal in a general practice firm. She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Minnesota-Moorhead and Magna Cum Laude graduate of Hamline University Law School. Lori’s primary practice areas are family law, estate planning, including probates, guardianship and conservatorships, child custody and support, paternity and dissolutions of marriages, and employment.

 

Paralegal:

Alicia Thieschafer

alicia@jdalaw.net

 

Paralegal (Commercial, Estate Administration & Probate):

Barb Zierden

barb@jdalaw.net

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

 

Family Law

Estate Planning

Guardianship/Conservatorship

Probate

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

 

State of Minnesota

U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota

 

EDUCATION

 

Hamline University Law School (2005)

     Magna Cum Laude

Minnesota State-Moorhead (2000)

    Magna Cum Laude

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

American Bar Association

Stearns/Benton Bar Association

Former 7th District Ethics Committee

Former Legislative Director for CMSHRM

 

HONORS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS 

 

Named “Minnesota Rising Star” by Minnesota Law & Politics - 2014

First Recipient to be Awarded the Molly Moore Excellence in Writing Award

Served as the Primary Editor on the Board of Law Review