Minnesota Family Lawyer

Practice Limited To Family Law - We Do the Right Thing for People Going through Divorce

Lawyers who are accessible and offer one-on-one, personal attention may make all the difference in the outcome of a divorce. An amicable divorce allows people to move forward with their lives. This is the intention of the lawyers at Burns Law Office.

At the Burns Law Office in Minnesota, we pride ourselves on being available to, and caring about our clients.

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Divorce Lawyer & Attorney Minneapolis

Call us at (952) 898-6834 or contact us online to arrange a free initial consultation about your family law concerns.

Well-Respected and Respectful — Responsible and Responsive

Burns Law Office consists of two well-respected , experienced lawyers and two legal assistants.  Our law firm’s founding attorney- John Burns has served as president of the First District of Minnesota Bar Association and the Dakota Bar Association. He is recognized as a leading advocate for his clients at the trial and appellate courts.  He has received much recognition for his work as an attorney, including being identified as a Super Lawyer in 2003 and 2004 by Mpls. St. Paul Magazine, based upon peer-reviewed recognition from family law attorneys,  as well as the BV-distinguished peer-review rating from Martindale Hubbell, Who’s Who in Family Law, and Dakota County’s Heroes Award.

Attorneys at Burns Law Office are experienced in handling the intense emotions often accompanying divorce, child custody and other family law proceedings. We help our clients cut through emotional barriers, while focusing on what is truly important for them.  We strive to help our clients manage the emotional complexities so they can make rational, common sense decisions during this difficult time.

We can also handle a variety of family law cases including annulment, child protective services, cohabitation agreement, collaborative divorce, complex divorces and property division, contempt process, contested divorce, default divorce, early neutral evaluation, enforcement of court orders, ex parte orders,grandparents rights, guardian ad litem, mothers rights, probate, same sex marriages, stipulations in divorce, temporary relief, initial case management, IV-D system, legal guardianship, legal separation, military divorce and uncontested divorce.

Protecting Clients in High-Conflict Divorces

Many people involved in high-asset divorces turn to the Burns Law Office.  We have the ability to help negotiate without acrimony-even in emotionally-difficult divorces.  The attorneys at our law firm help people struggling with child support and custody issues to achieve positive outcomes in their cases.  We have successfully appealed divorce issues to the Minnesota Supreme Court of Appeals and the Minnesota Supreme Court – we are here to protect your future.

People going through a divorce need to know what to expect throughout the divorce process.  We carefully analyze every case and explain the legal and “real world” implications of all relevant issues.  Knowing what to expect helps people make it through tough times in their lives.  We are there to support our clients.

Contact Us for a Free Initial Consultation

Whether you need help stopping domestic violence or with a divorce proceeding, we are ready to help.  Call us at (952) 898-6834 or contact us online to arrange a free initial consultation.  Credit cards or payment plans accepted.

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