Theresa A. Capistrant

Theresa A. Capistrant

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Minneapolis, MN

Capistrant Law, PA
 | One Main Street SE, Suite 206
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 612-827-6300
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Life transitions surrounding parenthood, divorce, or remarriage can be traumatic. When possible, the adversarial aspects of the legal process should be minimized to reduce the impact on those involved. Traci Capistrant has over 28 years of experience in all facets of family law, from simple, straightforward cases to far more complex, high-conflict situations. She focuses on the dynamics and personal needs of her clients to determine how best to assist them through their unique situation, whether through traditional motion and trial practice, cooperative law, mediation, or early neutral evaluation services. A 1988 cum laude graduate of William Mitchell College of Law, Traci has been named in the Super Lawyers list since 2002. She is a volunteer with VLN, a Rule 114 Qualified Neutral, and a Social Early Neutral Evaluator for Anoka, Hennepin, Ramsey, & Washington Counties.

About Theresa Capistrant

Admitted: 1988, Minnesota

Professional Webpage: http://capistrantlaw.com/traci-capistrant/

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Rule 114 Qualified Neutral; Social Early Neutral Evaluator - Anoka, Ramsey, and Washington County rosters and privately

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member of the Minnesota Bar Association, the Hennepin County Bar Association, and Minnesota Women Lawyers. Founding member of the Cooperative Practice Network of Minnesota and board member 2011-2012.  Member of Association of Family and Conciliation Courts 2010 - present.

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Pro Bono work for Volunteer Lawyer's Network Clinc; Ramsey and Hennepin County Volunteer Mediator

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Co-Presenter, Preparing Your Client for SENEs & FENEs, Family Law Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2017
  • Co-Presenter, Child Support 101 - Paralegal Track, Family Law Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2017
  • Co-Presenter, How to Prepare Your Clients for Successful ENEs, Family Law Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2016
  • Presenter, Running a Successful Family Law Practice, MSBA Family Law Section, 2015
  • Guest Teacher in Law & the Legal Process course, The Complexities of a Family Law Practice, Metro State University, 2015
  • Presenter, Preparing Financial Statements Quickly & Effectively, Family Law Workshop for Paralegals, 2014
  • Guest Teacher in Law & the Legal Process course, The Ever-Evolving Practice of Family Law, Metro State University, 2014
  • Co-Presenter, Running a Successful Family Law Practice, MN CLE, 2014
  • Co-Presenter, Preparing for a Family Law Trial, MN CLE, 2014
  • Panel Member, The Changing Face of Spousal Maintenance, MSBA Solo-Small Firm Section, 2013
  • Co-Presenter, Preparing your Client for an Early Neutral Evaluation or Mediation, MN CLE, 2013
  • Guest Teacher in Law & the Legal Process course, The Ever Evolving Practice of Family Law, Metro State University, 2013
  • Co-Presenter, The Fundamentals of Spousal Maintenance, MSBA Family Law Institute, 2013
  • Presenter, Working with Divorce Clients and Opposing Counsel, Minnesota Family Law Practice for Paralegals, 2012
  • Co-Author with Rebecca B. Wong, Orders for Protection: When the Shield Becomes a Sword, MSBA Bench & Bar, 2008
  • Co-Presenter, Entrepeneur or Lawyer?, MSBA Strategic Solutions for Solo and Small Firms, 2007
Office Location for Theresa A. Capistrant

One Main Street SE
Suite 206
Minneapolis, MN 55414

 

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Last Updated: 10/6/2017

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