William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 2001

Hamline University, B.A., 1996, Cum Laude

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  • Minnesota
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Jennifer A. Lammers
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Jennifer A. Lammers is the former co-chair of the Estate Planning and Administration section. Her practice focuses on:

  • Estate planning
  • Business succession planning
  • Probate and trust administration
  • Elder law
  • Trust and estate litigation

Jennifer assists her clients with drafting wills and trusts, wealth transfer techniques, estate and gift tax issues, charitable planning, probate, trusts administration, disability planning, guardianships and conservatorships, and elder law matters including medical assistance. Jennifer has comprehensive experience working with families on business succession goals for closely held businesses including S corporations, family partnerships, limited liability companies (LLCs) and recapitalization techniques for certain types of closely held stock. In litigation, Jennifer leads clients through complex and, at times, emotional estate and family disputes.

Jennifer is an adjunct law professor at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. She serves as an officer on the Section Council for the Probate and Trust Law Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association and is an active member of the Probate and Trust Law Section legislative committee. Jennifer has drafted numerous bills and has testified before various Minnesota House and Senate committees in support of various Probate and Trust Law Section bills.

Jennifer has lectured and written extensively in the field of estate planning and elder law not only to the general public but also for the benefit of attorneys, accountants, insurance agents, financial planners and trust organizations.

Prior to practicing law, Jennifer worked as a trust officer managing and administrating trust and estates for high-net worth clients.

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America, Trust and Estates
  • Super Lawyer, Minnesota Super Lawyers
  • Minnesota Rising Star, Minnesota Super Lawyers
  • 40 Under Forty, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal 

Professional Affiliations

Hennepin County Bar Association

  • Member
  • Probate and Trust Law Section, Member and Former Program Chair

Minnesota State Bar Association

  • Member
  • Elder Law Section, Member
  • Legislative Committee, Probate and Trust Law Section, Member
  • Agriculture Subcommittee and Homestead Subcommittee, Chair
  • Probate and Trust Law Section Council, Member

Minnesota Real Estate Foundation, Member, Board of Directors

American Bar Association, Member

Minnesota Women's Lawyers, Member

University of St. Thomas School of Law, Adjunct Professor