Lawyers located in Monticello, Minnesota, on the border of Wright and Sherburne Counties.


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Smith, Paulson, O’Donnell & Erickson is a successful general practice firm in Monticello, Minnesota. We are a growing firm with a solid history of serving the Monticello and surrounding west metro communities. As we grow, we aspire to remain a community-based, family-oriented firm that is an awesome place to work. Why Join SPOE? We are […]

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Family Law Options from SPOE Lawyers

Justice Scales

If you know someone who has gone through a divorce, then you know someone who has experience with family law. Generally, family law covers divorce, custody, and child support. Each case is unique and it is important that both parties choose a law practice with the knowledge and experience necessary to handle any situation. Litigation […]

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SPOE Employee Spotlight: Jacob Erickson

Name: Jacob Thomas Erickson Position at SPOE: Partner Years at SPOE: Five     What is your main reason for wanting to work at SPOE? I wanted to work in a growing small town near my home. Monticello was a perfect choice, because it’s on the freeway, on the river, and on the grow!   […]

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Changes to Minnesota’s Spousal Maintenance Laws

A change in a Minnesota state law known as Spousal Maintenance, or alimony, has many divorced couples thinking about their futures. Our Divorce Attorney Jake Erickson discusses the details about this change more in-depth and how it will affect individuals in live-in relationships: There has been a significant change to Minnesota’s spousal support law. The […]

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SPOE is Hiring!

Part-Time Administrative Assistant WANTED   Organized & Self Motivated…                     Creative & Detail Orientated…                                       Committed to Excellence…   Our all-star team needs an inspired support person to help us with social media, client retention, typing, filing, phones & having fun!   The Assistant we are looking for… ü  Is a task master who […]

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We are Hiring!

Associate Attorney Smith, Paulson, O’Donnell & Erickson, PLC – Monticello, MN Established firm on west I-94 corridor   seeks an associate attorney to work in the areas of Real Estate, Estate   Planning, Wills & Trusts. Are you a logical, thorough, and accurate   attorney? We are looking for you to join our successful team of lawyers. The […]

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THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DISTINGUISHED COUNSEL                       PRESS RELEASE Jacob Thomas Erickson, of Smith, Paulson, O’Donnell, & Erickson, P.L.C., has been selected to the 2015 list as a member of the Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.  NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence.  […]

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Temporary Paralegal Assistance WANTED

Temporary Paralegal Assistance WANTED   Organized Self Starter…                     Detail Orientated…                                       Committed to Excellence…   One of our rock-star paralegals is taking a LOA and we need help!   The Paralegal we are looking for… ü  Is a task master who can multi task.  ü  Loves to be busy and is courteous, independent […]

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Front Desk Coordinator/ Receptionist WANTED

Front Desk Coordinator/ Receptionist WANTED Self Starter…                     Detail Orientated…                                       Committed to Excellence… The Front Desk Coordinator we are looking for… –  You are a people person with excellent verbal skills who can multi task.  –  You are organized and detail orientated. –  You are dependable and trustworthy.  –  You are a self […]

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Kaye Eisele Named Monticello Rotary Club’s Employee of the Quarter

Kaye Eisele started with Smith Paulson O’Donnell over 10 years ago, after a 25 year career as an Insurance Claims Management professional.  We are blessed to have her as our Front Desk Person, where she serves as the first voice, smile and understanding presence our clients encounter when contacting us for help.   She is […]

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