Meinerts Law Office

Lawyer Merlyn Meinerts sees family law as a helping profession. He feels that our firm can make a difference as people transition through what may be the most difficult event in their adult lives.

Attorney Meinerts has significant experience representing people of faith who face additional emotional and spiritual challenges when contemplating divorce.

Attorney Meinerts and our office staff work to build a level of confidence and comfort that helps our clients find alternatives to court, such as mediation and collaborative divorce. However, there are circumstances when a determination of a court needs to be made. Attorney Merlyn Meinerts is an experienced litigator who will work with you to find the best solution for your divorce.

Both judges and other lawyers have sought our firm’s help in family law cases. Our practice areas include:


Legal guidance and advocacy in all areas of divorce, including child custody and visitation, child support, spousal maintenance and property division

Mediation and Collaborative Divorce

Legal guidance and support for these alternatives to a litigated divorce

Post-decree modifications

Legal advice and counsel in changing custody and support orders

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We serve clients throughout the south metro area of the Twin Cities, including the communities of Burnsville, Eagan, Apple Valley, Lakeville, Bloomington, Savage, Rosemount, Farmington, Faribault, Prior Lake, Shakopee, Chanhassen, Chaska, Richfield, Edina, Eden Prairie, Minnetonka, Excelsior, Hopkins, Shorewood, Wayzata, and Carver.

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