Family Law Associate Attorney

Job type



Monday to Friday

Job description

The attorneys at Heimerl & Lammers understand that legal problems impact every area of life. We offer the knowledge and experience to guide individuals and families through the legal process. Our attorneys are strong advocates who understand the needs of Minnesotans and can give you the individualized attention that you need. We provide legal representation in the areas of family law, workers’ compensation, personal injury, employment discrimination, estate planning and wills. We ensure a custom team approach, direct style of representation, and sensitivity to our client’s legal matter. We are proud that Minnesotans trust our effective counseling to guide them through the legal process, realize their wealth preservation, and safeguard their rights. 

Job Summary

We are seeking a family law attorney with interpersonal skills and a willingness to learn. The attorney must be passionate about practicing family law and achieving at the highest level. Build and maintain your client base in growing community with the help of well-established partners. Our law firm is expanding and seeking to hire a dynamic, self-starter attorney to work family law cases. We specialize in Divorce, Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Spousal Support, Mediation and Appeals. The successful candidate will have at least 3-5 years’ experience in family law with the ability to handle a complex case from start to finish, including mediations and/or trials (first chair or significant second chair experience). More experienced candidates are welcome to apply. We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit package. We are looking for problem solvers who will care about our clients. They would have the ability to interact with clients and opposing counsel professionally, tactfully and effectively. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and analytical skills. A knowledge of family law discovery, business books and records, tracing, and drafting contractual clauses are a plus. Be prepared to show us your true self throughout this process.

Responsibilities and Duties

Ability to represent clients from intake through trial. Ability to prepare your own pleadings. Ability to work well under pressure and manage workload. Works well with others. Trial experience required.

Qualifications and Skills

Family law: 3 years (Required)

Bar (Preferred)

US work authorization (Preferred)


$65k – $90k depending on qualifications


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Health savings account
  • Parental leave

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Minnetonka, MN 55305: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (required)

Work location: One location

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