Family Law Blog

  • 17th Apr 2014 What Does A Divorce Lawyer Do For You?

    What Does A Divorce Lawyer Do For You?

    What does a Divorce lawyer really do for you? I had an interesting conversation a few weeks ago with a good friend  who didn’t understand why people need divorce lawyers, he thought the whole system was pretty self-explanatory, you fill out some form and presto-chango you’re divorced.  He questioned how a couple people in suites, who don’ t know either party, could help during a divorce.  It’s a fair question I guess and since I’ve been blogging here for about …

  • 3th Apr 2014 Child Support & Minnesota Business Owners

    Child Support & Minnesota Business Owners

    Going Corporate With Child Support: Child support for Minnesota business owners Child support and corporate/business income are not likely to be high on anyone’s list of their favorite things to think about.  When you combine both of them together, they quickly become even less pleasant.  For Minnesota business owners, however, a recent Minnesota Supreme Court decision makes the combination of these two an important consideration in some divorce situations.  This is because, as it turns out, your income may be …

  • 31th Mar 2014 New vs. Old Divorce Lawyers

    New vs. Old Divorce Lawyers

    Does The Age Of My Divorce Lawyer Matter? So, you ‘re calling around trying to find the right divorce lawyer. Do you go with the brand new lawyer who is dirt cheap? The Mid-Career lawyer? or the old seasoned veteran who everyone knows and is expensive? Well, it depends on your case (and the lawyer) In my opinion and it is just that, my opinion, I’ve put together which clients should hire which lawyers: New Lawyer:  (less than 5 years …

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Jason Kohlmeyer

jason_kohlmeyerA former intelligence analyst and infantryman in the U.S. Army Reserves/Minnesota Army National Guard, Jason Kohlmeyer is a skilled litigator and dedicated family man. A former teacher himself, Jason is married to a teacher in District 77 and they have
three children. Jason has been named:

  • “Rising Star” by Minnesota Super Lawyers 2003-2011
  • “Star of the Quarter” by the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers’ Division, 2002
  • One of 10 “up and coming lawyers” by Minnesota Lawyer Magazine, 2002
  • Past Chair of Family Law Section for the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Past Board of Governor member for the Minnesota State Bar Assoc. Criminal Law Section

Thomas Hagen

thomas_hagenThomas Hagen is the newest member of our firm. Practicing law since 2007, Thomas focuses on family law and criminal defense matters. He is active in the local community, and he has been a tremendous addition to our firm. From Janesville, he has been a lifelong resident of Southern Minnesota.

  • “Rising Star” by Minnesota Super Lawyers 2012-present
  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
  • Member of the Minnesota State Bar Association