Divorce / Dissolution

When confronted with divorce, custody, child support, and other family law-related issues, it is never too early to seek legal advice and counsel to help you make good decisions... Read More

Child Custody

As an experienced Woodbury child custody lawyer handling divorces and custody matters for over 35 years throughout St. Paul and the surrounding metro area, Jeff Arrigoni... Read More


Family law mediation in Minnesota is defined as a process in which an impartial third party facilitates an agreement between parties in their dissolution proceeding... Read More

Divorce Lawyer and Family Law Mediator in St Paul, Woodbury, and East Metro Area

It is critical to promptly consult with and obtain an experienced Divorce Lawyer or Family Law Attorney if you are about to be involved in a divorce, custody dispute or paternity action.

Jeff has been an attorney for over 40 years and has more than 34 years of family law litigation experience. The first six years of legal practice he worked as a Staff Attorney at the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Jeff has been exposed to almost every type of different problem, issue and adversary. He has worked in all settings from the courtroom, numerous mediation meetings, Early Neutral Evaluations, or in dealing with difficult spouses or adversarial counsel.  He works hard to promptly settle and resolve matters as inexpensively as possible, but is ready and able to zealously protect his clients’ rights!  He also has the experience and wisdom to understand when it is wise to counsel against fruitless expensive battles that may be counterproductive. Having worked exclusively in family law and mediation for over 34 years provides him the foundation, insights, legal knowledge and experience in the dynamics of all aspects of family law, custody, divorce, spousal maintenance, child support, domestic abuse, paternity and appeals.Jeff is also trained as a mediator and is a Rule 114 Neutral and has the experience of amicably working with parties to mediate and settle their family law issues. As a family law mediator, he understands how to reach settlements in complicated adversarial divorces or other family law matters. Jeff has many years of Appellate Experience.

Jeff is also trained in Early Neutral Evaluation and has been selected to be on the Rosters to serve as a Financial Early Neutral Evaluator and Social Early Evaluator to guide individuals and advise them and make recommendations about how the court would resolve Financial, Custody and Parenting Time Issues.  Jeff is a Custody/Social and Financial Neutral Evaluator in Ramsey County, Washington County, Dakota County, Anoka County, Scott County, Carver County, Pine County, Isanti County, Chisago County, and Goodhue County. He is also an Evaluator in Hennepin County. It is always best to hire a lawyer who works hard to amicably settle your case, but is able and prepared to proceed to trial when necessary. Jeff offers a free consultation. It is important to promptly consult with an experienced divorce lawyer to be fully prepared to protect yourself and your future.

What our clients say

Jeff represented me through seven years of protracted trial and appellate court litigation. Despite my former spouse’s litigious demeanor, and the ten plus attorneys engaged during the divorce proceedings, Jeff legal skills and courtroom experience prevailed. I ultimately secured an equitable custody and property settlement. P.D.
Jeff has been my attorney for over 20 years. He has represented me in 2 divorces, and numerous family matters in Court, including Order for Protection matters. He is very experienced in the Court room. He has saved me a lot of money by understanding the laws. I would highly refer anyone to his office. T.C.
I could not have been more pleased with Mr. Arrigoni and his law office. They calmed my fears and took a lot of the stress of my legal situation off my shoulders, and when it came time for court Mr. Arrigoni was everything you could want in a lawyer. I would highly recommend Jeffrey Arrigoni Law Office. They were fantastic. A.P.
I want to thank you for all the work that you and your office have done for me. From the first consultation to the last finalizing, you and your staff made my experience smooth. You explained all of the steps in the process so there were no surprises. Your understanding of my situation and guidance was extremely comforting thru my process. Your honesty is to be commendable. I would not hesitate to recommend you to anyone looking for family representation. L.S.

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    Service Area

    The entire Twin Cities metro area, including the cities of Woodbury, St. Paul, Minneapolis, Oakdale, Stillwater, Maplewood, Cottage Grove, Hastings, Roseville, Afton, Lake Elmo, White Bear Lake, Rosemount, Inver Grove Heights, Arden Hills, Mounds View, Eagan, Bloomington, Edina, Eden Prairie, and Shakopee; and the counties of Washington, Ramsey, Hennepin, Dakota, Anoka, Chisago, Sherburne, Scott, Carver, Goodhue, and many others throughout Minnesota.


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