Michelle SwensonParalegal

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“Significant family and life transitions bring about new questions, feedback, and change. I want my clients to know that I understand. I am an available resource to help them successfully navigate their next important decision.”

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I truly enjoy working in a firm where its people are known for leading the industry in legal knowledge and practice. These assets mean we’re well poised to help our clients in a holistic capacity.

I am committed to actively contributing and continuing to learn in the performance-based environment at Henson Efron. I’m also passionate about treating clients with respect and offering non-judgmental support. This approach creates trust and translates into positive outcomes during our work together and into my clients’ futures.

As part of the Family Law Practice group at Henson Efron, I draw upon 20 years of experience in family law. I assist the family law attorneys with all phases of marriage dissolution, child custody, and paternity. My work includes:

  • Order for Protection, adoption, post-decree, antenuptial agreements and appeals
  • Drafting motions, affidavits, decrees, and all other pleadings
  • Discovery preparation, organization, and review
  • Asset and liabilities spreadsheets preparation
  • Income, financial accounts and budget analysis
  • Non-marital assets analysis
  • Drafting Qualified Domestic Relations Orders, Quit Claim Deeds and Summary Real Estate Disposition Judgments
  • Mediation preparation assistance
  • Business valuations, appraisals, vocational evaluations, custody evaluations, child support and spousal maintenance calculations and psychological evaluations in partnership with our experts
  • Trial exhibit preparation
  • Appeal brief preparation

  • Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN 1997-1998
  • Minneapolis Business College, Roseville, MN Graduated June 1999
  • Minnesota Paralegals Association – member since 2013