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Partner

150 St. Andrews Court
Mankato, Minnesota
Phone: (507) 625-5000
Fax: (507) 625-5004
Jkohlmeyer@rokolaw.com

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law

Jason Kohlmeyer

A native of Northwest Minnesota, Jason Kohlmeyer has known the value of hard work from a young age. Spending summers on his uncle’s farm he learned the benefit of a hard day’s work. Jason joined the Army Reserve while still in high school and became an Army Intelligence Analyst after high school, working his way through Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.

After college Jason became a teacher, teaching social studies in St. Paul, Minnesota. Realizing he wanted to help solve people’s problems he began to pursue his dream of becoming an attorney and graduated from Hamline University School of Law, in St. Paul, Minnesota.

After clerking at the Dakota County Attorney’s office and seeing first-hand how people need individualized attention and interaction with attorneys who truly care. he went to work in the private sector. When he became an attorney in 2000, he knew he wanted to improve the client experience. Jason applied his work ethic and drive to help people to start his own law firm with his law partner, Chris Rosengren, in 2008.

Jason focuses on two areas of law: Family law and Personal Injury. Having been helping people in both family law and personal injury since 2000 his family law practice focuses on divorce, spousal support, child custody & farm divorces. Jason has spoken nationally on family law issues.

Jason also represents people seeking compensation after being hurt in the Mankato area, whether by a car accident, slip and fall, and dog bites. An experienced and dedicated trial lawyer, Jason has received a $1.1M verdict on behalf of an injured client as well as many 6 figure settlements to compensate his injured clients. He believes strongly in helping receive justice for his clients.

Jason now lives in Mankato, with his wife and children. He enjoys adventuring, learning the drums and is still working on learning Spanish. Jason also became a published author recently completing his first book. “The Divorce Survival Guide: Getting Divorce in Minnesota” for sale in both print and kindle edition on Amazon.com

Jason’s Awards & Recognitions

• Named “Super Lawyer” from 2013-2016, an award limited to 5% of Minnesota Attorneys
• Named a “Rising Star” by Minnesota Law & Politics from 2003-2012
• Listed as a “Top 10” up and coming lawyer by Minnesota Lawyer Newspaper, 2002
• Star of the Quarter” by the American Bar Association’s-YLD One of 10 “up and coming lawyers” by Minnesota Lawyer Magazine, 2002
• Former Chair, Family Law Section of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
• Past Board of Governor member for the Minnesota State Bar Assoc. Criminal Law Section
• Rated a 10/10 by avvo.com, an independent lawyer ranking organization
• Graduate of the NITA trial advocacy college
• Awarded Silver Key for service to the American Bar Association – YLD
• Named a “top 1%” attorney by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
• Receiving the grade of “Advocate” by the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
• Named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
• Named a Top 100 trial lawyer, by the National Trial Lawyers
• Recognized as a Top 10 attorney 2013 & 2015 by NAFLA
• Past Fellow of the American Bar Association – Family Law Section

MORE ABOUT JASON


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Bar Admissions

• Minnesota, 2000 • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 2002 • Supreme Court of the United States, 2006

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Education

• Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
J.D. – 2000
• Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota B.A. – 1995

Associations & Memberships

• Minnesota Association for Justice
• American Bar Association
• American Association for Justice
• American Bar Association-YLD Family Law Committee, Chair, 2003 – 2004
• Minnesota State Bar Association-New Lawyer Section, Chair, 2003 – 2004
• MN State Bar Court Rules Committee, Member, 2001 –2004
• 6th District New Lawyer Section, Founding Chair, 2002
• 6th District Bar Association, President, 2004-2005

Published Works

A Brief Summary of MN DWI Law, Minnesota Trial Lawyer’s Magazine, 2002
• Winning Criminal Defense Tips, ABA GP Solo New Lawyer, V. 1, No. 4 September, 2003
After the Trial, American Association For Justice, 2005
Making the Uncivil Divorce Civil, MN State Bar Assoc., 2006

Seminars Taught

• Family Law Institute, St. Paul, MN
• New Lawyer Experience, Minneapolis, MN
• Solo Small Firm Conference, Duluth, MN
• AAJ Annual Meeting, 2004 Boston, MA
• AAJ Annual Meeting, 2005 Toronto, ON
• ABA Annual Family Law Meeting, 2007, San Diego, CA
• ABA Mid-Year Meeting, 2006, Chicago, IL
• Mid-Year Meeting, 2004,  Salt Lake City, UT
• Mid-Year Meeting, 2003,  Nashville, TN

Call For Consultation


Jason is available for a consultation for your family law and personal injury case.

Jason always made things clear to me when I made him aware I was confused about matters regarding my case. It was my first experience with the system and I am glad I was represented by Jason Kohlmeyer!

Tom, Client

Mr. Kohlmeyer is an excellent attorney. I would definitely hire him again if I needed a lawyer!! Not only did he make the process understandable and less scary, but the overall outcome could not have been better!
I could not be more pleased or thankful for Jason and the people at his firm! If you have legal trouble hire Jason Kohlmeyer

Thomas, Client

Jason is a outstanding lawyer. He puts effort in your case and does not treat u like a number. He has worked numerous hours on my case. and has done a outstanding job. I would highly recommend him to all my friends and family.

Tracy B.,

Jason Kohlmeyer and his paralegal, helped our son. Jason was very knowledgeable about the law and the legal community in Mankato. We will forever be grateful to Jason and his team.

We would give Jason the highest rating possible.

Susan, Mother of Client