Personal Note

Family law requires patience, empathy, diligence, and clear communication. I strive to use my experience to lead clients through challenging issues so that they can prepare for their new chapter.

Professional Experience

With over ten years of legal experience in both the private and public sectors, Ms. Blesener assists the partners and attorneys with all areas of family law, including marriage dissolution and child custody matters. Specifically, Ms. Blesener assists with:

  • Drafting motions, affidavits, decrees, and all other pleading
  • Drafting Quit Claim Deeds and Summary Real Estate Disposition Judgments
  • Discovery preparation, organization, and review
  • Asset and liability spreadsheet preparation
  • Income, financial accounts, and budget analysis
  • Non-marital asset analysis
  • Mediation preparation assistance
  • Business valuations, apprasals, vocational evaluations, custody evaluations, psychological evaluations, and child support and spousal maintenance calculations in partnership with hired experts
  • Trial exhibit and witness preparation
  • Appeal brief preparation

Ms. Blesener previously worked with Clausen & Hassan, LLC, from 2013 – 2019. Prior to returning to Clausen & Hassan, Ms. Blesener worked as a legal assistant in the criminal division with the Chisago County Attorney’s Office, and subsequently, worked with a local law firm in the areas of employment law and civil municipal.

  • A.S. Paralegal, Minneapolis Business College, Roseville, Minnesota, 2012
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • American Bar Association, Affiliated Professional, 2022 – Present
  • Minnesota Paralegal Association, Voting Member, 2013-2019, 2022 – Present
  • National Association of Legal Assistants, Member, 2022 – Present
  • National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Member, 2013-2019, 2022 – Present