A partner with Minnesota law firm Askvig & Johnson, PLLP, Jill M. Johnson handles a variety of family law matters, including divorce, child custody and support, property division, business valuation, spousal maintenance and domestic violence. She also has experience with same-sex divorce and high net worth cases, and is known among her peers as a highly skilled litigator. Ms. Johnson accepts clients in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan areas as well as in Washington, Ramsey, Dakota and Hennepin counties.
The effects of divorce on children are of particular interest to Ms. Johnson. She understands the impact that splitting up a family often has on children, and she strives to achieve results that will benefit them the most, including working with parents to create agreeable parenting plans. Whenever possible, Ms. Johnson encourages both parents to work toward an amicable resolution of their disputes in order to minimize the negative emotional effects on every member of the family. However, Ms. Johnson realizes that not every divorce goes smoothly, and she is prepared to protect clients' rights in court when necessary.
An impressive education formed the cornerstone of Ms. Johnson's career. After graduating from Creighton University, she received her law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, graduating cum laude in 2003. Ms. Johnson is admitted to practice law in Minnesota.
Ms. Johnson enjoys serving in the legal community and is an active member of various bars and associations, including Minnesota Women Lawyers, the Ramsey County Bar Association and the Minnesota State Bar Association.
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Last Updated: 3/28/2017