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Strong Advocacy.
Personalized Service.
Real Solutions.

Burns & Hansen has built a reputation for providing high quality legal representation to individuals and businesses in the Twin Cities. Whatever your issue, we can help.

Cutting-Edge Legal Representation
And Skilled Trial Litigation

The law firm of Burns & Hansen, P.A. provides sound solutions and effective advocacy for nearly any legal matter: Whether starting a business or ending a marriage, entering a real estate transaction or resolving a legal dispute, coping with financial and debt issues, or planning for the future, we have the legal experience to handle your needs.

Our growing firm serves individuals, families and businesses in Minneapolis and Hennepin County, across the Twin Cities area and throughout Minnesota. We also have represented nationally as well as internationally.

Civil Litigation

Civil Litigation

Skillful representation whether you are asserting your rights or being sued by another

Business Law

Business Law

Creative and cost-effective solutions that help businesses meet their long-term goals

Family Law

Family Law

Honest guidance and passionate advocacy during divorce and other sensitive family matters

Construction Law

Construction Law

Representation in all aspects of residential and commercial construction and development

Real Estate

Real Estate

Comprehensive support in real estate transactions, land use and real estate disputes

Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy Law

Trusted bankruptcy and debt relief guidance for individuals and families across Minnesota 

Patrick C. Burns & Erik F. Hansen

A Client-Centered Law Firm With Bold Solutions

Meet Our Attorneys

Patrick C. Burns

Patrick C. Burns

Elizabeth M. Cadem

Elizabeth M. Cadem

Barton C. Gernander

Barton C. Gernander

Erik F. Hansen

Erik F. Hansen

Barton C. Gernander

John Kuehl

Martin C. Melang

Martin C. Melang

Trevor S. Oliver

Trevor S. Oliver

Lauren M. Schnobrich

Lauren M. Schnobrich

Rachel Tack

Rachel Tack

Kirk Tisher

Kirk Tisher

Client Testimonials

“The positive outcome of my divorce is without a doubt due to the hard work and expertise you guys displayed throughout this entire ordeal. I offer my sincerest thank you.”

“I am so thankful to have had such a great team on my side. I would trust any attorney at Burns and Hansen with my case.”

“The lawyers and staff at Burns and Hansen were there for me and my family when we needed them most. They go above and beyond for their clients.”

“Honest, caring, affordable, and knowledgeable is a perfect depiction of my experiences with them.”