Janice Hanson

Janice K. Hanson

Areas of Practice: Business Formation; Corporate Dissolution; Residential Real Estate; Estates, Trusts & Probate; Wills, Living Wills; Powers of Attorney & Appointment; Guardianships & Conservatorships

Office Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Direct: 612.336.9355 / Email: janice@lommen.com

Janice K. Hanson / Biography

Janice Hanson has over 35 years of experience with law firms as an administrator and as a paralegal, giving her a broad knowledge of the workings of a law firm. Currently her focus is as a paralegal working in numerous areas of law, including corporate, real estate, probate, estate planning, and commercial and civil litigation. She enjoys not only the opportunity to work with the various attorneys practicing in these areas of law, but also the interaction with the variety of clients.

Away from the office, Ms. Hanson enjoys outdoor activities, including walking and gardening. She also enjoys watching and listening to sports, especially the Minnesota Twins.

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Lommen Abdo Welcomes Kelly Sofio as Shareholder

Lommen Abdo Welcomes Kelly Sofio as Shareholder

Lommen Abdo Proud to Name Kelly a Shareholder Marc Johannsen, Lommen Abdo President, is proud to welcome Kelly Sofio as a shareholder and says of her work, “Kelly is a diligent and hard worker. Her niche cases are fascinating and the experience she brings to the firm,...

Hearsay Objections Abound in Depp/Heard Trial

Hearsay Objections Abound in Depp/Heard Trial

The widely watched, live-streamed, defamation trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard has riveted many people, spending hours tuning into the stream to keep up. In summary, Depp is suing his ex-wife, Heard, over an article she wrote, where she described herself as a...

Standing Up for a Father and His Daughter

Standing Up for a Father and His Daughter

For the past year and a half, I have spent hundreds of hours working with a refugee father on a complicated child custody and family law case in Minnesota. I agreed to work on the case on a pro bono basis, meaning my client did not have to pay for my hourly legal...

What to Expect in the Probate Process

What to Expect in the Probate Process

Many people have never heard of a probate until a parent, or another loved one, passes away. After the death, you may experience difficulty accessing their accounts or transferring an asset such as their home. Probate is the process of getting authority to access...

To Appeal or Not to Appeal. That Is the Question.

To Appeal or Not to Appeal. That Is the Question.

Upon receiving an adverse ruling from a district court, many people instinctively want to appeal the decision immediately and assume that doing so will quickly result in reversal. The reality is not so simple. There are many factors that must be considered before...

Is a Prenuptial Agreement Right for You?

Is a Prenuptial Agreement Right for You?

Prenuptial agreements (antenuptial contracts in Minnesota) are an extremely useful tool when planning for your future as a couple. They might get a bad reputation, making it more difficult to broach the subject with your significant other, but in my experience there...