Jill Frieders Partner

Jill I. Frieders | Partner

About Jill

Jill’s practice involves all aspects of family law, including divorce, custody, adoption and paternity. She understands the complex financial and emotional issues of divorce. Jill is experienced in divorce-related tax matters and property valuation issues. She represents individuals in a wide variety of spousal maintenance (alimony) and child support matters as well as custody and visitation cases. In addition, she has an extensive family law appellate practice. Jill also provides alternative dispute resolution services such as mediator, arbitrator, and consensual special magistrate.

Bar Admissions:

  • United States Supreme Court
  • Minnesota

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 1993 to present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 1984 to present
  • Olmsted County Bar Association, 1990 to present (Treasurer 1995-1997; Chair of Family Law Section 1994-1996 and 2011 to present;)

Other Memberships

  • Commission on Judicial Selection – Third Judicial District Attorney Member; 2003-2010
  • Minnesota Third Judicial District Ethics Committee, Chair from 2007 to 2010;
    member 2000 to 2010
  • Minnesota Supreme Court Appellate Rules Task Force
  • Legal Assistance of Olmsted County Board, Chair from 1998 to 2000,
    Board Member 1997 to 2001, Volunteer Attorney 1990 to present
  • Supreme Court Advisory Committee to review the Lawyer Discipline System,
    Committee Member, 2007
  • Supreme Court Advisory Committee in the General Rules of Practice for the
    District Courts, Committee Member, 2014


  • AV Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence; Martindale Hubbell
  • Selected as a “Super Lawyer”, 2003-2016
  • 2016 Volunteer of the Year, Legal Assistance of Olmsted County
  • Partner in Justice Award, Legal Assistance of Olmsted County, Presented 5/16/02


  • University of Minnesota Law School
  • Ball State University