Lawyers in Minneapolis & St. Paul, Minnesota, for IMMIGRATION, CRIMINAL DEFENSE, DIVORCE, WILLS & TRUSTS
IMMIGRATION - Our clients hire us because Vincent Martin has a history of success in Immigration cases for over 20 years helping clients with all immigration related cases, including green cards, citizenship,work visas, family visas, and deportation defense.
DIVORCE AND FAMILY LAW - Our Divorce attorneys have been helping and winning divorce, custody, and family law cases for over 20 years.
DUI and Criminal Defense - Maury Beaulier and Maria Trafton have over 20 years of combined experience winning DUI, Theft, Order for Protection, and Felony cases. He is a sought after speaker on DUI cases.
1125 Wells Fargo Plaza 7900 Xerxes Avenue S.
Bloomington MN 55431
Email consultations are free.
Often times our fees can be fixed-price or flat fee. In some complicated matters we work on an hourly basis.
Available 24 hours a day online.
Our immigration lawyers help people with any kind of immigration issues, including: deportation, H-1B and other work visas, family green cards, asylum and other immigration issues.
Joyce Cundy and Vincent Martin joined their practices to form Cundy and Martin, LLC, in 2008. Joyce has worked exclusively in the area of Family Law for 30 years. Her wealth of knowledge and experience make the process of divorce or other family related legal issues that her clients face as "family friendly"Â as possible, while keeping their fees as reasonable as possible. Vincent Martin has been helping people and businesses with Immigration and Visa filings for over 12 years. Whether his clients are facing deportation or need a work visa, he brings an efficiency to the case that resolves their issues as quickly and cost effectively as possible.
Cundy and Martin, LLC, has grown its practice areas to include Immigration, Family law, Criminal Defense, and Personal Bankruptcy. We are licensed in the State of Minnesota and practice throughout the Twin Cities metro area, including the counties of Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota, Carver, Scott, Anoka, Wright, Washington, Sherburne, and Chisago. We are also licensed to practice in Federal Court.
Our clients come first. Period. We are available to you by email, telephone, or in-person; we will use whatever type of communication works best for you. We know that our clients are busy, so, we do not dictate how you can communicate with us, we do what YOU need.
Where will the children live? Who will get the house? What about alimony? We know that you have questions, and we have the answers. Contact one of our Minnesota family law attorneys today.
We help people with:
Adoption and Step Parent Adoption Lawyer in Minnesota
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Child custody Minnesota laws
Child Support Minnesota Guidelines
Divorce & Debt
Divorce Lawyers Minnesota
Domestic Violence, Domestic Abuse and Order for Protection in Minnesota
Finding the Right Lawyer
Frequently Asked Questions about getting Divorced in Minnesota
Health Insurance and Divorce in Minnesota - Who Pays?
How to Change Child Support in Minnesota
Minnesota Divorce Law and the Ability to Move Out of State
Minnesota family law
ORDER FOR PROTECTION IN MINNESOTA - OFP
Parent Education Programs for Divorce in Minnesota
Reduce Child Support in Hennepin County Minnesota
Starting a Divorce in Minnesota
Termination of parental rights
Tribal courts in MN
Vincent Martin and Joyce Cundy decided to merger their law practices in 2008. Vincent worked in the area of immigration law and Joyce was a family law attorney.
With the success of merging these two areas, we have now added a criminal defense practice and personal bankruptcy.
We are strong believers in educating our clients on the law as we work on their cases. It is important for our clients to be informed of the process and status of their case as we work together.
Whether it is for a green card, deportation, work visas, or divorce and other family law issues, we work together with our clients for the best possible outcome.
Before creating my own firm, I was lead immigration attorney at one of the 50 largest law firms in Minnesota.
As a business owner and immigrant myself, I sympathize with both the immigrants' personal plights, as well as employer issues in finding qualified workers.
I am sympathetic to my clients' causes and relentless in seeking justice for them. Whether it is a work visa that is wrongly denied, or deportation proceedings wrongly initiated by the government, I want to help.Personal interests:
I enjoy traveling, but even when I am out of the office, which is very rare, I am always available to my clients, thanks to modern technology. My family is, of course, number one in my life and I think this translates into me being a better lawyer for my clients. It helps me see beyond the law and into the real life effects that the law has on people.
Bar Number: 30685X
William Mitchell College of Law
Juris Doctor, 2000
Ms. Cundy has thirty (30) years of legal experience. Joyce helps clients primarily in the area of Family Law, including divorce, paternity, custody, visitation, child support, spousal maintenance, property division and domestic abuse.
Maria Trafton is a strong advocate for both her criminal defense and immigration clients.
Maria Trafton is an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota. Maria received her Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota where she graduated Cum Laude. She received her undergraduate degree in Global Studies from the University of Minnesota. Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Maria moved to the Twin Cities to attend college. In her free time, Maria enjoys spending time working on do-it-yourself projects, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Maria has held numerous legal positions in both immigration and family law. While attending law school, Maria participated in William Mitchell's Immigration Clinic where she handled a variety of different immigration cases. Maria was also a member of the Re-Entry Clinic where she worked on divorce cases and child custody cases. In addition, Maria was the Family Law Clinic Director for the Self-Help Clinic at William Mitchell College of law. Since graduating from law school, Maria has worked as a volunteer attorney with Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid where she works on immigration and family law cases.
Maria has always had a strong desire to advocate for others who do not have equal access to the legal system. As a student she logged over 500 hours volunteering with the Minnesota Justice Foundation helping low-income clients. Her passion and dedication to helping others will make her fight hard for your case.
Bar Number: 0396748
Zachary Aaker is an Associate Attorney with Martin Law. Zach works on immigration matters ranging from asylum and deportation defense, to naturalization and I-9 violations. Zach graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School. Zach participated in the University's Civil Practice Clinic, handling cases related to family law, criminal law, and unemployment. Zach also has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Grinnell College, with a major in History. He has studied at Uppsala University in Sweden, and Sophia University in Japan.
Areas of Practice
University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Honors: cum laude
Honors: Civil Practice Clinic
B.A., Bachelor of Arts
Uppsala University, Sweden
Sophia University, Japan
Erika N. Donner - Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Alimony
University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence, Kansas
J.D. - 2002
Honors: Founder, National Association for Public Interest Law (now "Equal Justice Works") student chapter
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
M.S.W. - 2002
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
B.S.W. - 1999
Honors: With Honors
Honors and Awards
Named Up and Coming Attorney by Minnesota Lawyer
Named Rising Star by Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine
Professional Associations and Memberships
Minnesota State Bar Association
Hennepin County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Pro Bono Activities
Pro bono attorney at Children's Law Center of Minnesota
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