Lawson Law Firm

Lake Elmo & Scandia Minnesota

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We focus on getting to know our clients and pride ourselves on the loyalty we have enjoyed from our clients for 100 years.

Lake Elmo Office
10390 39th St N
Lake Elmo, MN
55042
T: 651-777-6960
F: 651-777-8937

Scandia Office
21190 Ozark Av N
Scandia, MN
55073
T: 651-433-5943
F: 651-777-8937

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lawsona
We focus on getting to know our clients and pride ourselves on the loyalty we have enjoyed from our clients for 100 years.

Lake Elmo Office
10390 39th St N
Lake Elmo, MN
55042
T: 651-777-6960
F: 651-777-8937

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Meet Our Attorneys


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Raymond O. Marshall

LLF-ray
ray@lawsonlawfirm.com

Areas of Practice
Real Estate and Title Insurance
Probate
Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
Municipal Law
Business Law

Bar & Court Admissions
Minnesota State Bar, 1974
U.S. Federal District Court, District
of Minnesota, 1974

Education
University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., 1974) Drake University (B.A., 1969)

Community/Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar Association
19th District Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association Stillwater United Way, Past President Lake Elmo Rotary, Past President

John Scott McDonald

LLF-scott
jsmcdonald@lawsonlawfirm.com

Areas of Practice
Real Estate and Title Insurance
Probate
Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
Municipal Law
Business Law
Land Development
Common Interest Communities Development

Bar & Court Admissions
Minnesota State Bar
U.S. Federal District Court,
District of Minnesota

Education
William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 1979)
University of Minnesota - Duluth
University of St. Thomas (B.A., 1975)

Community/Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar Association
19th District Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association, Past President
Stillwater Lions Club
Stillwater United Way, Past President

Tracey Ann Galowitz

LLF-tracey
tracey@lawsonlawfirm.com

Started at Lawson Law Firm: April 1987

Areas of Practice
Estate Planning: Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives
Probate: Administration of Wills, Trusts and Non-probate transfers
Real Estate: Buying and selling of homes, cabins and other real property
Family Law: Divorce, child support, child custody
Business Law: Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Buy-Sell Agreements
Watershed Law

Bar & Court Admissions
Minnesota State Bar
Wisconsin State Bar
U.S. Federal District Court, District of Minnesota

Education
University of Minnesota Law School (J.D.)
Cornell College (B.A.)
Stillwater Area High School

Community/Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar Association
19th District Bar Association (past President) (past Chair, Ethics Committee)
Washington County Bar Association
Lake Elmo Bank (Member, Board of Directors) (Chair, Trust Committee)
Tozer Foundation (Member, Board of Directors) (Chair, Scholarship Committee)
Stillwater Rotary Club (past President)

Past Member
St. Croix Area United Way Board (Board of Directors)
Canvas Health Board (Board of Directors)
Community Thread Board (Board of Directors)
Lakeview Health System (Chair, Board of Directors; Chair,
Performance Oversight Committee
Valley Preschool Board (Board of Directors)
Lenor Isermann Scholarship Board (Board of Directors)
Lakeview Hospital Board (past Chair, Board of Directors)
McLaughlin Scholarship Committe

Susannah Torseth

LLF-tracey
storseth@lawsonlawfirm.com

Areas of Practice
Real Estate Law
Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
Family Law
Collections
Criminal Law
Landlord/Tenant
Watershed Municipal Law

Bar & Court Admissions
Minnesota State Bar (2010)

Education
William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, 2010)
Luther Seminary (M.A. 2005)
St. Olaf College (B.A. 2001)

Community/Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association - Secretary (February 2016 - present)
Family Means - Board Member
Stillwater Sunrise Rotary Club

Viet-Hanh Winchell

LLF-tracey
viet-hanh@lawsonlawfirm.com

Areas of Practice
Litigation
Criminal Law
Municipal Law
Personal Injury
Family Law
Civil Litigation
Real Estate
Probate
Landlord/Tenant Law
Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

Bar & Court Admissions
Minnesota State Bar (2008)
U.S. Federal District Court, District of Minnesota (2012)
Wisconsin State Bar (2009)

Education
Hamline University School of Law (J.D., 2008)
University of Minnesota (B.A., 2004)

Community/Professional Associations
Commission on Judicial Selection - Appointed August 2016
by Governor Mark Dayton
Minnesota State Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association - Vice President (January 2015 - present)
Ramsey County Bar Association
Anoka County Bar Association
Minnesota Association for Justice - Women for Justice, Membership Committee,
Education Committee, Diversity Task Force
Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association - Outreach Committee
State Bar of Wisconsin- Nonresident Lawyers Division -
President (July 2016 - June 2017)
State Bar of Wisconsin - Leadership Development Committee
Children’s Law Center - Volunteer Attorney
Tubman Pro Bono Safety Project - Volunteer Attorney for Domestic Abuse Victims
Open Doors to Federal Courts - Volunteer Speaker
I Run 4 - Running Sponsor

Publications
Women in High Ranks - The Beginnings of Diversity, With Equal Right (2014)

Languages
English
Vietnamese
French

Roderick Lawson

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