Jeanine L. Hill

Attorney

Current Employment Position(s):

  • Attorney
  • Judge for the Sokaogon Chippewa Community, Crandon, Wisconsin, 2016-Present

Areas of Practice:

  • Administrative Law
  • Bankruptcy – Debtor/Creditor
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Contracts
  • Debtor/Creditor Remedies
  • Employment Law
  • Estate Planning/Probate
  • Family Law – Divorce/Child Custody and Support
  • Guardianship/Conservatorship/Special Needs Trusts
  • Indian Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions:

  • Minnesota, 2006
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 2007
  • Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux (Dakota) Community Tribal Court, 2008

Honors and Awards:

  • Selected to the Minnesota Rising Stars list, published by Super Lawyers, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Education:

  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Juris Doctor, 2006
  • Moorhead State University, Moorhead, Minnesota
    Bachelor of Science, Special Education, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
    Member, 2006-Present
    Elder Law Section Council, 2013-Present
    Co-Chair, Elder Law Section New Lawyers Committee, 2013-Present
    Chair, Elder Law Section Diversity Committee, 2016-Present
    Assembly, 2010-2011, 2014-Present
    Bar Admissions Advisory Council (MN Board of Law Examiners) 2015-Present
    Diversity Task Force, 2009-2011
    Minority Bar Summit, 2009-2011
  • Federal Bar Association – Minnesota Chapter
    Member, 2007-Present
    Board of Directors, 2010-Present
    Diversity Committee, 2008-Present
    Merit Selection Panel for the Reappointment of U.S. Magistrate Judges Franklin L. Noel and Jeanne J. Graham for the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2013
    Implementation Committee for Outreach Program and Exhibit: “Why Treaties Matter: Self Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations,” 2015
  • Minnesota American Indian Bar Association
    President, 2016-Present
    Board of Directors, 2015-Present
    Social Events Committee, 2015–Present
    Member, 2006-Present
    Chair, Scholarship Golf Tournament Committee, 2011, 2017
    UST Law Liaison, 2016-Present
    MAIBA Chair Scholarship Golf Tournament Committee, 2010-2011
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
    Member, 2008-Present
    Guardianship/Conservatorship Attorney Panel, 2011-Present
  • Fourth District Ethics Committee, 2013-2016
  • American Bar Association
    Member, 2013-2014
  • Minnesota Association for Guardianship & Conservatorship
    Member, 2013-2014
  • University of St. Thomas School of Law
    Mentor Program, 2006-Present
    Annual Giving Committee, 2014
    Indian Law Presenter
  • LegalCORPS, Inc.
    Board of Directors, 2014-2016
    Volunteer, 2008-2015
    Co-Chair, Entrepreneurs of Color Initiative Advisory Group, 2015-2016
    Special Events Committee, 2015-2016
  • Volunteer Lawyers Network
    Volunteer, 2008, 2015, 2016
    Bankruptcy Clinic, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota 2008-Present
    Housing Court Clinic, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2008-2016
  • Page Education Foundation
    Advisory Board, 2014–2015
  • STEP-UP Achieve
    Volunteer and Mentor, 2013-2014
    Firm employment liaison, 2013-Present

Classes Seminars and Publications:

  • Guest Speaker, Guardianship/Conservatorship Attorney Panel CLE, 4th Judicial District, December 22, 2016
  • Moderator, Doing Business in Indian Country, LegalCORPS Inc. and MSBA CLE, December 14, 2016
  • Speaker, 2016 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 13, 2016
  • Speaker, 2015 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 8, 2015
  • Contributing Author, Minnesota Guardianship and Conservatorship Law Handbook 2014 Update, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education
  • Speaker, 2014 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 23, 2014
  • Speaker, 2014 Elder Law Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 6, 2014
  • Speaker, 2013 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 8, 2013
  • Speaker, Minnesota Guardianship and Conservatorship Law Handbook Seminar
  • Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, February 27, 2013
  • Panelist, University of St. Thomas School of Law: Building a Constellation of Mentors, October 10, 2012
  • Speaker, 2012 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, October 2, 2012
  • Speaker, University of St. Thomas School of Law: Current topics in Native American law, November 17, 2011
  • Speaker, 2011 Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, September 12, 2011
  • Speaker, 2011 Indian Law Conference, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, March 4, 2011

Federal Indian Tribe:

  • Enrolled Member, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians, Belcourt, North Dakota

Contact Information:

200 South Sixth Street
Suite 1100
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

E-mail: jhill@meyernjus.com

Phone: (612) 341-2181

Fax: (612) 630-3213

Web site: http://www.meyernjus.com