Jeanine L. Hill

Attorney | Minneapolis

Jeanine Hill, Attorney at Meyer Njus Tanick

Overview

Jeanine Hill is an attorney who cares – about her clients and her community. She is an experienced general practice attorney with a passion for representing individuals with disabilities. Her prior experience working in special education gives her an edge over other attorneys in the field and her clients know that she will always advocate for their rights. Jeanine focuses her practice on guardianships and conservatorships, family law, probate, Indian law, and civil litigation. Jeanine is also the Chief Judge for the Sokaogon Tribal Court located in Crandon, Wisconsin.

 

Honors & Awards

  • Minnesota Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2012-2016

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
    • Member, 2006-Present
    • Elder Law Section Council, 2013
    • Co-Chair, Elder Law Section New Lawyers Committee, 2013
    • Chair, Elder Law Section Diversity Committee, 2016
    • Assembly, 2010-2011, 2014
    • Bar Admissions Advisory Council (MN Board of Law Examiners) 2015
    • Diversity Task Force, 2009-2011
    • Minority Bar Summit, 2009-2011
  • Federal Bar Association – Minnesota Chapter
    • Member, 2007
    • Board of Directors, 2010
    • Diversity Committee, 2008
    • 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
    • Board of Directors, 2015
    • Social Events Committee, 2015
    • Member, 2006-Present
    • Chair, Scholarship Golf Tournament Committee, 2011, 2017
    • UST Law Liaison, 2016
    • MAIBA Chair Scholarship Golf Tournament Committee, 2010-2011
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
    • Member, 2008
    • Guardianship/Conservatorship Attorney Panel, 2011-2019
  • 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
    • 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
    • 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