Kimberly M. Hanlon

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Closely Held Business Attorney in Minneapolis, MN

Lucere Legal, LLC
 | 310 4th Ave S., Suite 5010
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: 612-206-3701
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas:
  • Closely Held Business (60%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (40%)
Attorney Profile

As a founding partner at Lucere Legal LLC, Kimberley M. Hanlon provides legal assistance to small-business owners and individuals regarding business commercial, probate and estate planning needs. She represents clients in Minneapolis, the Twin Cities region, and across Minnesota.

Ms. Hanlon began her career as a fashion designer and small-business owner in New York City, where in 1998 she received her Bachelor of Science from the Fashion Institute of Technology. Upon relocating to Oklahoma, she focused on a legal career, earning her Juris Doctor from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 2008, graduating with honors. While in law school, she was a judicial intern for The Honorable Linda G. Morrissey of The District Court of the State of Oklahoma. She also received certificates in Native American Law and in International and Comparative Law. She served as an editor on the Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law.

Ms. Hanlon opened her own firm in 2009 and, within a few years, relocated to Minneapolis. In 2018, she launched her current firm with her law partner, Sommer Spector Angstman. Ms. Hanlon works with clients regarding small-business needs such as entity formation, making deals, business succession planning, intellectual property protection, insurance, tax strategies, and guidance regarding hiring and firing. She also co-owns MoreLaw Minneapolis, an executive suite exclusively for attorneys.

Ms. Hanlon is licensed to practice law before the state courts of Oklahoma, Minnesota, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. In 2013, she received a Women in Business Award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal for her commitment to the Twin Cities professional community and in 2016 she was awarded an Up & Coming Attorney award by a legal publication. She has served and continues to serve as a member or board member on various nonprofit organizations for organizations whose missions she is passionate about.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Closely Held Business (60%)

Estate Planning & Probate (40%): Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018

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About Kimberly Hanlon

Admitted: 2011, Minnesota

Professional Webpage: http://www.lucerelegal.com/about-us/kimberly-m-hanlon-2/

Honors/Awards:

  • Up & Coming Attorney Award, Minnesota Lawyer Magazine, 2016
  • Women in Business Award, Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal, 2013

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • University of Tulsa College of Law Certificate in Native American Law, 2008
  • University of Tulsa College of Law Certificate in Comparative and International Law, 2008

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • US District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • Minnesota
  • Oklahoma

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer Ambassador, Guild, Incorporated, a non-profit organization that serves mentally ill adults in the community. 2012-Present
  • Board Member, Empowering Adults Protecting Children, a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate people how to recognize behaviors in adults that are a risk to children and intervene in non-threatening ways. 2010-2014
  • Board Member, Family Innocence, a non-profit dedicated to keeping families out of court & resolving injustices peacefully. 2012-Present
  • Founder, East Side Neighborhood Services Pro-Bono Elder Law Clinic, 2012-Present

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

Educational Background:

  • Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, Associates Degree, Fashion Design, 1995
  • Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, Bachelors Degree, Apparel Production Management, 1998
Office Location for Kimberly M. Hanlon

310 4th Ave S.
Suite 5010
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: 612-206-3701

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Last Updated: 12/8/2018

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