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Facing divorce or a difficult family situation? We know this a stressful time. Things are uncertain for you. Hiring the right attorney is the first step in protecting what matters to you most – whether custody of your children, a fair division of your assets and debts, or maintaining your standard of living. Our experienced divorce and family law lawyers take that responsibility seriously and welcome the opportunity to assist you. We’re here to provide answers to your important questions and help you move forward with dignity and respect.

Minnesota Divorce Lawyers

Our award-winning Minnesota divorce lawyers have represented thousands of clients since 1998. Peer-recognized for excellence in practice, we use common sense, and attempt to cost-effectively resolve disputes. When the need arises, however, we are prepared to litigate, and take matters to trial. We represent clients throughout the Twin Cities and beyond.

Our lawyers have represented a variety of individuals over the last 20 years, including teachers, doctors, homemakers, executives, business owners, construction workers, truck drivers, accountants, engineers, professors and mortgage brokers. All of our clients, no matter their background, are important to us.

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Why Choose Brown Law?

The Brown Law Offices, P.A. is a northwest Twin Cities divorce and family law firm.  Our lawyers have appeared in courtrooms throughout the Minneapolis metro and greater Minnesota.

We routinely handle cases involving issues such as custody, child support, property division, spousal maintenance, domestic abuse, adoption and prenuptial agreements.

The success of our practice stems from the level of service we offer to our clients. Our lawyers and support staff are here to help you and fight for you – without judgment or lectures. We will take the time to get to know you, in an effort to understand your circumstances from top to bottom.

We also appreciate that you want a good result without breaking the bank. Our divorce attorneys will promptly return your calls and work hard to resolve your case in a timely manner. While the vast majority of the matters we handle are resolved outside of the courtroom, our lawyers are prepared to take your case to trial if necessary.

Our attorneys have handled thousands of cases over the last 23 years.

The firm is conveniently located in Champlin, along Highway 169, near the 610 intersection – minutes from Maple Grove, Brooklyn Park, Anoka, Andover, Blaine, Coon Rapids, Otsego, Rogers and Elk River. Given our location, most of our cases are venued in Hennepin, Anoka, Sherburne and Wright County.

Jason Brown founded the Brown Law Offices, P.A. in 2003 after working for several years as an associate attorney in downtown Minneapolis. He graduated with honors from Mankato State University in 1997 and the William Mitchell College of Law in 2000.

Jason has successfully litigated against some of the more recognized divorce attorneys in the Twin Cities. He has been repeatedly named a “Super Lawyer” by Thomson Reuters, and one of the Top 100 Family Law Attorneys in Minnesota by the Society of Legal Advocates.

In addition to his work as a lawyer, Jason serves as a mediator, and court-appointed early neutral evaluator, in divorce and family law cases throughout Minnesota. He frequently writes and speaks concerning divorce and family law issues, including several invitations to present seminars for the Minnesota Judicial Branch in St. Paul.

Cynthia Brown is a founding partner with the Brown Law Offices, P.A. She is an honors graduate of the University of South Dakota and William Mitchell College of Law. Cynthia was admitted to practice in 1998.

After graduating from law school, Cynthia served as the law clerk to the Honorable Timothy R. Bloomquist, retired Chief Judge of Minnesota’s Tenth Judicial District. Upon completing her clerkship, Cynthia practiced with a well-known firm in Cambridge, Minnesota. She founded the Brown Law Offices, P.A. in 2003.

Cynthia has handled a wide variety of family law matters throughout the Twin Cities, and greater Minnesota, including divorce, custody, child protective services, orders for protection and harassment restraining orders.

Pam Martin is a paralegal with extensive family law experience. She has worked for a number of the most respected family firms in Minnesota over the last 20 years. She is a member of the Minnesota Paralegal Association.

Pam earned her B.A. from Grand View College, and her paralegal certificate from the Minnesota Paralegal Institute.

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Paralegal / Office Manager

Madelyn Norlander is a paralegal / office manager with the Brown Law Offices, P.A. She supports our lawyers and clients in a multitude of ways, including trial preparation, estate planning, prenuptial agreements and billing.

Madelyn earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Concordia University in 2019.

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Client Testimonials

  • "Cynthia and her firm helped me through a very difficult time. They were kind, sensitive and knowledgeable, and kept me informed every step of the way. Cynthia was reassuring and either she or her staff answered my calls and emails immediately. You can’t go wrong with this law firm!"

    Iris B.
    Minneapolis, MN
  • "I was most fortunate to be able to find a group of people that you can trust to be fair, honest, affordable, and so caring through every step of the process. I have resounding acclaim in recommending Jason Brown, and his team of professionals, to anyone who needs legal representation."

    Eric R.
    Crystal, MN
  • "You and your staff were nothing but professional and showed great patience in addressing all the questions that arose. I greatly appreciated how quick you were all at in responding to my questions. I know I made the right choice in selecting your firm and I am truly thankful for all the help."

    Scott C.
    Maple Lake, MN
  • "I especially appreciated how Jason took the time to understand and listened to all of my concerns. Jason always made me feel like my case was important to him and he took the time to answer all of my questions. His thorough research and quality writing resulted in a great outcome for me."

    Karen B.
    Lino Lakes, MN
  • "I have never gone through this before, so knowing Cynthia was there made this easier. She always kept me informed, explaining the process so I would understand. The staff at her office was as kind and helpful as Cynthia was."

    Former Client
    Maple Grove, MN
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11125 Zealand Avenue North
Champlin, MN 55316
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