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Mankato Law Firm

Mankato, Minnesota has a population of around 44,000 residents, with a contiguous population of over 101,000. Although it may not be the largest city in Minnesota, the 60-mile area within and around Mankato is home to more than 1.2 million people. Many residents of Mankato enjoy the city for its parks and trails, as well as its vast natural areas. Mankato is also home to Minnesota State University, Mankato, as well as Rasmussen University, South Central College, and Bethany Lutheran College. Mankato has also received “livability” awards, and residents of the area love the place they call home.

While Mankato is a wonderful place to live, it is also important to remember that various types of legal issues can affect Minnesota residents. At Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Chtd., we routinely provide legal services to Mankato residents who require assistance with family law matters and criminal defense cases. We assist with divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, domestic violence, grandparents’ rights, and modification in the area of family law. In our criminal defense practice, we provide clients with tailored and aggressive representation in DWI cases, assault charges, drug crimes, sex crime cases, and more. An experienced Mankato attorney at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office can speak with you today about your legal needs and can provide you with more information about our services. If you are in need of Personal Injury legal representation, give us a call and we can direct you to some of the best personal injury lawyers around.

Practice Areas Our Attorneys Handle in Mankato, MN.

At Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Chtd., we regularly represent clients in various types of family law cases, as well as in criminal defense matters. If you are looking for real estate services, estate planning, or business planning services, a great place to look is on Yelp.

Family Law

In Mankato, our experienced Mankato family law attorneys give personal commitment to represent clients in a wide range of cases, including but not limited to the following:

  • Filing for divorce;
  • Property division in a divorce;
  • Spousal support or alimony;
  • Child custody, including legal custody and physical custody;
  • Parenting time or visitation;
  • Best interests of the child factors for determining child custody;
  • Domestic violence in family law cases;
  • Domestic violence restraining orders;
  • Calculating child support according to the income shares model;
  • Grandparents’ rights in Mankato;
  • Military divorce issues; and
  • Modifications of existing family law orders.

Criminal Law

The dedicated attorneys at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Chtd. have a robust criminal law practice and represent clients facing charges in many different types of cases. The following are examples of some of the types of criminal defense matters we routinely handle in Mankato:

  • Appeals;
  • Assault charges;
  • Bail and bonds;
  • Driver’s license revocation;
  • Drug offenses;
  • DWI or DUI defense;
  • Internet offenses;
  • Juvenile crimes;
  • Prostitution and solicitation;
  • Sex crimes;
  • Stalking crimes; and
  • White collar offenses.

How Can an Attorney in Mankato Assist Me With My Case?

An attorney with proven legal excellence can provide you with a wide range of services. Whether you are going through a family law or criminal law case, we will provide experienced representation in your legal matter. Our firm has years of experience serving clients in issues that arise under Minnesota law, and we are prepared to handle every stage of your case, from investigations and evidence-gathering to trial. No matter what type of legal issue you are facing, you deserve to have an experienced advocate on your side.

Why Should You Choose Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office?

Our top notch lawyers at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office have experience serving clients in various family law and criminal defense matters through our offices in both Mankato and Rochester, Minnesota. In addition to have an office in both Mankato and Rochester, we have more than a decade of experience serving clients across southern Minnesota, and we routinely handle cases in Albert Lea, Fairmont, Faribault, Mankato, New Ulm, Owatonna, Rochester, St. James, St. Peter, Waseca, Winona, Worthington, and other locations.

We founded our firm in 2008, and we have become one of the busiest firms in the area. We know that every case has its own set of facts, and we provide tailored representation to every client we serve. Our firm offers a free consultation, which you can schedule today.

Frequently Asked Questions About Family Law in Mankato

Family law cases often present some of the most complicated legal issues, and they often involve emotional complexities given the nature of family law, divorce, and child custody. We are committed to providing our clients with answers to all of the questions they have and advocating for our clients in every family law case we handle. The following are just some of the frequently asked questions (FAQs) our firm receives in the area of family law:

  • Do I need to prove fault to get divorced in Mankato? No. Minnesota is a no-fault state, which means that Minnesota law only requires you to plead “irreconcilable differences” in your divorce petition.
  • What types of child custody are awarded? Minnesota courts order both legal and physical custody, and parenting time.
  • How does a court decide child custody? Courts in Minnesota use the “best interests of the child” factors listed under Minnesota law.

Frequently Asked Questions About Criminal Defense in Mankato

We know that you have questions about handling your criminal defense case, and our firm is here to help. The following are some FAQs we often receive:

  • What should I do if I am facing charges? You should begin working with an attorney to consider your defense options.
  • Will I face jail time for a DWI offense? Certain DWI convictions can result in jail time and other consequences, so it is important to have an attorney on your side.
  • Does Minnesota allow convictions to be expunged? Minnesota does permit expunctions, but only in certain cases, and expungement in Minnesota means that the record will be sealed but not destroyed.

If you have additional questions, you should get in touch with a Mankato criminal defense attorney at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Chtd. as soon as possible. Our Mankato criminal defense attorneys can provide you with more information and answer the questions you have about your case and your defense options.

Contact a Mankato Attorney at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Today for Assistance

At Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office, we have years of experience serving clients in Mankato and in other areas of Minnesota. We know how complex cases can be involving family law, criminal defense, and workplace injuries, and we are here to assist you. Whether you require assistance with a complex family law matter or workers’ compensation case, or you need to get started on building a defense against the criminal charges you are facing, a Mankato lawyer at Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office can help. Contact us online today for more information or reach us by phone at 507-625-5000.

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“This law firm is very experienced, very effective, and yet very personable when interacting with me throughout my nerve-wracking legal process. I’m completely satisfied with the outcome of my case. I would hire the Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office again without hesitation. And, I have since recommended them to several friends and acquaintances.”
– Past Client