Kniess Law, LLC

Family Law Counsel

Committed To You

When you're dealing with broken family relationships, it can feel like the perfectly constructed puzzle of your life has been smashed to pieces. But that's not the end of the story. Out of the pieces, you can build something new — something beautiful.

At Kniess Law, LLC, we're passionate about helping people like you put the pieces back together. We know the challenges and struggles you're facing. Our goal is to be there for you when you need us, providing support and guidance on how to move forward toward a positive solution.

100% Family Law Focus In Minnesota And Wisconsin
It's all we do, and we do it well.

Your Go-To Resource

For Cross-Border Issues In Minnesota And Wisconsin

Do aspects of your life take place in two states? Do you live in Minnesota while your spouse lives in Wisconsin?

Whenever family law cases involve both states, the complexity skyrockets. Fortunately, our attorney is licensed in both Minnesota and Wisconsin — and highly experienced in handling family law cases in both states.

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Our Approach:

Practical Counsel And Sound Solutions

In the middle of potentially emotional and contentious family law proceedings, we take a calm, focused and professional approach. Our goal is to protect your interests for both the short- and

Your relationships, your finances, your dignity, your vision for the future — your priorities are also ours, and we'll work tirelessly to protect them.

Although emotions run high and you may be tempted to jump straight into "battle mode," we can help you understand your options — and the pros and cons of each. That way, you can make an informed decision and feel fully prepared for the road ahead.

Licensed In Minnesota & Wisconsin

  • Rated by Superlawyers Michelle M Kniess
  • NAFLA top ten ranking 2016
  • Henpin County Bar Association
  • Inside Divorce Winning The Life You Want
  • MSBA
  • CLE International
  • VLN Volunteer Lawyers Network
  • Best Law Firms US News
  • "I also wanted to express my gratitude for everything you did. The boys and I are very happy with the outcome."

    - Former Client
  • "Michelle looked out for my best interests more than I did."

    - Former Client
  • "They [Kniess Law staff members] excel at communication and client advocacy."

    - Former Client
  • "Thank you for everything you have done through this entire process! I am so grateful:)"

    - Former Client


A Person, Not A Case

Family law issues are incredibly personal. When you're seeking legal counsel for a custody dispute or divorce, you don't want to feel like just another case in a law firm's file cabinet. A divorce is a personal situation that requires personalized service.

We Know What You're Going Through

Because We've Been There

Here, you'll be more than just a case. We know what you're going through. Our firm's founder and lead family law attorney, Michelle Kniess, has been through divorce and custody proceedings herself. You can rely on her personal and professional experience to get you through this difficult time.


Sets Us Apart

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Toward A Brighter Future With A Free Consultation

Based in Woodbury, we serve clients throughout the Twin Cities, the St. Croix River Valley and western Wisconsin. To schedule your free initial consultation with a lawyer from Kniess Law, LLC, call 651-393-9072 or contact us online. We respond to calls and emails within 24 hours whenever possible.

Contact us To find out why our family law approach is right for you.

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Kniess Law, LLC
2155 Woodlane Drive
Suite 100
Woodbury, MN 55125

Phone: 651-393-9072
Fax: 651-315-8053
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