Amber C. Bretl joined Lake Harriet Law Office as Associate Attorney in November of 2014. Ms. Bretl earned her J.D. from Hamline University School of Law and her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She is a member of the Minnesota Bar Association and is a Qualified Family Law Mediator under Minnesota Rule 114. Amber represents clients in Family Law matters including Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support Parenting Time, Property Division, Spousal Maintenance (Alimony), Family Mediation, Prenuptial Agreements, Adoption and Appeals.
Custody and Parenting Time in Minnesota
In many Divorce and Family Law cases, parents share Legal custody and Physical custody for their child or children. This is referred to as Joint Legal and Joint Physical custody.”Joint legal custody” means that both parents share the responsibility for making decisions regarding how to raise the child, including the right to participate in major decisions about the child’s education, health care, and religious training.”Joint physical custody” means that the routine daily care and control and the residence of the child is structured between both of the parents.
We Practice Exclusively in Family Law
Located in the historic Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis, Lake Harriet Law Office Attorneys Randall A. Smith and Amber C. Bretl provide outstanding legal representation exclusively in the areas of Divorce and Family Law.
Lake Harriet Law Office represents clients in Minneapolis, Edina, Bloomington, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Eden Prairie, Southwest Minneapolis, Kenwood, Linden Hills, Plymouth, Hennepin County, Ramsey County, St. Paul, Minnetonka and Scott County.
Please call 612-750-4843 or complete the Contact Us form to schedule an office consultation.
Randall A. Smith – Principal Attorney 612-750-4843
Amber C. Bretl – Associate Attorney 612-223-8925