Experienced Court of Appeals Family lawyers in Minnesota
Influential Minnesota Appellate Lawyer for Divorce Appeals
John Burns has extensive experience as a family law attorney representing clients in complex divorce appeals at the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Minnesota Supreme Court. He is recognized as one of the top family law appellate lawyers in the state.
Minnesota Divorce Appeals Lawyer
Our principal attorney John Burns has taken more than 40 cases to Minnesota Court of Appeals. He has been named a Super Lawyer, by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, based upon peer review recognition from other family law attorneys. This recognition is held by only the top five percent of the Bar.
Important Legal Decisions Affecting All Divorcing Couples and Families
We have been successful for our clients in precedent-setting cases involving child custody and visitation. We have also represented clients in cases leading to the reversal of important spousal maintenance decisions. We are well-respected in the community, and many colleagues seek our counsel in their own divorce proceedings.
Sought After for Second Opinions and Referrals
Frequently, the lawyers at the Burns Law Office get phone calls from other attorneys asking for our opinion on a case or to refer a client to us so that we can pursue an appeal on their behalf.
Appeals take advantage of John Burns‘ research and writing talents. He gains satisfaction from obtaining decisions which set new precedents effectively changing the laws in Minnesota, positively influencing broader family law issues and achieving justice for his clients.