We are pleased to announce that Letty Van Ert has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the 24th Edition of Best Lawyers® for family law. Ms. Van Ert is a lawyer and family law mediator with Tuft, Lach, Jerabek & O’Connell, PLLC. This is her first year named to the Best Lawyers® list.
We are pleased to announce that Susan Lach, Dan O’Connell, Tom Tuft, and John Jerabek have all been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for their work in Family Law. Additionally, Dan O’Connell has been recognized for his work in Family Law Mediation and has been named The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 […]
We are excited to announce that Dan O’Connell, Susan Lach, Thomas Tuft, and John Jerabek are again recognized by Minnesota Super Lawyers for excellence in the area of Family Law, while associates Letty Van Ert and Lindsey O’Connell are honored as Minnesota Rising Star attorneys! Dan O’Connell, Susan Lach, and Thomas Tuft are also named to the list […]
Q: What happens if I leave a specific item in my Will to someone but by the time I die, I no longer have that item? A: In Minnesota, if a person leaves a specific piece of property in his or her will to someone but the person no longer owns that property at the […]
The Tenth Judicial District honored Tuft, Lach, Jerabek & O’Connell attorney, Thomas W. Tuft with the Honorable Robert Varco Pro Bono Award. The award, decided by a three-judge panel upon review of independent nominations, is presented annually to an attorney whose work has shown a strong and long-standing dedication to serving the legal needs of […]
Q: I want to make sure that my dog is taken care of in the event of my death. Is there anything I can do to make sure that will happen? A: Minnesota law views pets as property and so pets cannot inherit from us. However, Minnesota law does allow Pet Trusts (Minnesota is the […]
By: Letty M-S Van Ert Q: I pay child support to my child’s mother. Is she required to provide proof to me that she is using the child support to pay for expenses for our child? A: There is no legal requirement that a child support recipient (the “obligee”) provide proof to the other […]
Susan Lach has been selected as one of America’s Top 100 Attorneys®. Lifetime Achievement selection to America’s Top 100 Attorneys® is by invitation only and identifies the nation’s most exceptional attorneys whose accomplishments and impact on the legal profession merit a Lifetime Achievement award. It is achieved based on a lifetime of hard work, ethical standards, […]
Dan O’Connell has been selected as one of America’s Top 100 Attorneys®. Lifetime Achievement selection to America’s Top 100 Attorneys® is by invitation only and identifies the nation’s most exceptional attorneys whose accomplishments and impact on the legal profession merit a Lifetime Achievement award. It is achieved based on a lifetime of hard work, […]
Dan O’Connell has received the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards by Martindale-Hubbell®. The 2017 AV Preeminent™ Rating is the highest possible qualification that Martindale-Hubbell® can bestow upon an attorney.