Sonja M. Nyberg

Sonja M. Nyberg

Divorce and family law attorney in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Divorce, Family Law, Domestic Violence
  • Minnesota
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As a Senior Associate Attorney at Arnold, Rodman & Kretchmer, P.A., Ms. Nyberg focuses her practice exclusively on family law, including but not limited to divorce, custody matters, paternity, child support, spousal maintenance, non-marital tracing and property division, prenuptial agreement drafting and review, as well as interstate and appellate work. Ms. Nyberg takes great pride on helping individuals through the most difficult of family matters, zealously and empathetically advocating for their rights. The quality of Ms. Nyberg’s work has resulted in her receipt of a “Superb” rating through and being named a Super Lawyer Rising Star, an award given to no more than 2.5% of attorneys in the State of Minnesota.

Prior to beginning her practice in 2012, Ms. Nyberg secured a judicial clerkship in Hennepin County Family Court. There, she worked on high asset divorce cases with complex financial matters, as well as high conflict custody disputes. Ms. Nyberg learned firsthand how judicial officers decide cases and what makes a family law attorney effective inside and outside of the courtroom. Ms. Nyberg knows that every family is different. Her experience, knowledge of the court system, reasoned approach to these matters helps her clients achieve their unique goals.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Domestic Violence
Additional Practice Area
  • Parentage
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat fee rates are offered to truly uncontested cases.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Arnold, Rodman & Kretchmer, P.A.
- Current
Divorce and family law attorney.
Attorney / Partner
Metzger & Nyberg, LLC
Divorce, custody, parenting time child support attorney.
Associate Attorney
Cordell & Cordell
Associate Attorney
Gadtke & Beyer, LLC
Family law associate.
Judicial Law Clerk
Hennepin County District Court
Judicial Law Clerk in Hennepin County Family Court.
Hamline University School of Law
J.D. (2010) | Law
Honors: Dean's List, Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution
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College of Saint Benedict
B.A. (2004) | English Literature, Political Science
Honors: Dean's List
Activities: Varsity Ice Hockey
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Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
10 Best Female Attorneys
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Professional Associations
Minnesota State Bar  # 0391308
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Hennepin County Bar Association
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Fourth District Ethics Committee
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Activities: Investigate and provide recommendations to the Office of Lawyers' Professional Responsibility regarding cases involving the code of ethics attorneys pledge to adhere to.
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Volunteer Lawyers Network
Volunteer Attorney
- Current
Activities: Provide pro bono legal services to residents of Hennepin County in the areas of divorce, custody, parenting time, and child support.
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Family Law League
- Current
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Articles & Publications
Can My Wife Freeze My Funds Before My Divorce?
Speaking Engagements
Child Support Basics , Advising the Disadvantaged , Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minnesota Continuing Legal Education
Rule 114 Roster Eligible for Family Law Mediation
State of Minnesota
Websites & Blogs
Firm Website
Contact & Map
Arnold, Rodman & Kretchmer, P.A.
2626 East 82nd Street
Suite 355
Bloomington, MN 55425
Telephone: (952) 955-8008
Fax: (952) 955-8009
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