Divorce Process in Minnesota - Live Online
Adult Enrichment / General Interest -
Instructor: Jessica L. Sterle
This informative and thorough program walks participants through the divorce process in Minnesota explaining the steps in a divorce proceeding and the issues of child support, custody, spousal maintenance and division of debts. Participants must be 18 years old or older and not represented by an attorney. This class will be conducted via Zoom.
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Growing up in Nashwauk, Minnesota, she graduated from Nashwauk-Keewatin High School in 1990. After attending Hibbing Community College for two years, she continued her education at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota graduating in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. While attending Hamline University and before attending law school, she worked for the late Senator Paul Wellstone as an administrator of the Wellstone Alliance and later as a staff member of his 1996 re-election campaign team. In 1995, Jessica Sterle was accepted at William Mitchell College of Law and graduated in 1998 with her Juris Doctorate in law.
Jessica Sterle has worked as a law clerk for the Honorable John T. Oswald with the Sixth Judicial District from 1999 to 2001 where she then took a position with the St. Louis County Attorney’s Office in Duluth from 2001 to 2003. In 2003, she returned to the Nashwauk area working as a Staff Attorney for Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota in Grand Rapids representing clients in family law matters. Jessica Sterle opened her law practice in Duluth in 2006.
Active in the Duluth and Minnesota legal communities, Jessica Sterle is a member of the Minnesota Bar Association, including the Family Law Section of the organization, as well as the 11th District Bar Association. She is past president of the 11th District Bar Association and Duluth New Lawyers. She is a volunteer attorney with the Volunteer Attorney Program.
Jessica Sterle is a former Board Member of the following organizations:
- Minnesota Justice Foundation
- 11th District Bar Association
- Volunteer Attorney Program
- Life House
Jessica Sterle is a member of the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce.
Jessica Sterle is licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota.