Carlson and Jones

Carlson and Jones

Turn to the skilled attorneys you can trust when it comes to advocating your rights after an injury accident, protecting your rights during a criminal issue or ending your marriage with dignity and a fair settlement agreement. We work hard to preserve you

Firm Overview

Personalized attention

When you work with our experienced attorneys on your legal matter, we listen closely to what you want to accomplish, then provide you with practical recommendations that get results. You're also able to reach us at any time with your questions and concerns.

Convenient appointments and contingency fees available

With our contingency fee policy, you never need to worry about your legal bills. If we do not win your case, you do not pay. It's as simple as that. We offer home, hospital, prison / jail visits if necessary for our criminal and personal injury clients. Busy schedule? Not to worry we have weekend appointments and evening appointments available.

Main Office

Brainerd Office
17025 Commercial Park Road
Suite 2
Brainerd, MN 56401


(888) 331-2728

Other Offices

Buffalo Office
215 East Highway 55, Suite 201
Buffalo, MN 55313

Auto Accident

We aggressively advocate for your rights, fighting to make sure you are fairly compensated for your injury or the death of a loved one.



Over 40 Years Combined Experience
Free Consultation
Dedicated Representation

Personal Injury

Trucking Accident

Wrongful Death

John Carlson

Carlson and Jones

Named a Minnesota Super Lawyer in 2009, John J. Carlson is an experienced, successful trial attorney who has obtained millions of dollars in awards and settlements for his clients. 100% of his practice is devoted to litigation.

Honors and Awards:

Minnesota Super Lawyer, 2009
"Who's Who in Personal Injury" in the Minnesota Law and Politics Magazine
Member of National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers in the field of Personal Injury

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Minnesota Association for Justice
Minnesota State Bar Association


University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota J.D.

Robert Jones

Carlson and Jones

Criminal defense attorney Robert V. Jones has more than 15 years of experience. He has been extremely successful in trying numerous cases in state and federal courts, both at the appellate and trial levels.

Honors and Awards:

"Minnesota Rising Star", 2004 2007
"Who's Who in Criminal Law"
"America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals"
Member of National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers in the field of Criminal Defense

Professional Associations and Memberships:

National Academy of Criminal Defense lawyers


William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota