Jeffrey Priest

Top 30 Matrimonial and Family Law
Priest Law Firm
3348 Sherman Ct Ste 2
Saint Paul, MN 55121
(651) 294-2023

Attorney Jeffrey K. Priest has been practicing law since 1998, focusing on business disputes, divorce, child custody and support cases. With an undergraduate degree in business administration, he is particularly insightful into business litigation and complex marital property issues. As a former member of the United States Army, he is proud to use his knowledge of the military and its procedures to help military clients who are involved in divorce. As a former health professional with extensive knowledge of chemical dependency and mental health issues, he is able to address difficult custody issues.

Attorney Jeffrey K. Priest has over 16 years experience representing more than 800 clients in over 40 trials and 100's of motion appearances, Jeff is an experienced litigator with the expertise to represent his clients in custody disputes, divorce trials and civil trials whenever necessary. As a qualified neutral, Jeff is also able to act as a mediator and facilitate negotiated settlements in Minnesota Divorce and Family Law Cases

Jeff is an experienced attorney with extensive court, trial and negotiation experience that provides the skill that is necessary to evaluate cases and determine the best approach to resolution. Jeff's approach is to focus on the best and most cost efficient manner to resolve issues. He primarily handles cases in Dakota County, Hennepin County, Ramsey County, Washington County and Scott County. Jeff has trial experience that includes divorces, paternity cases, child custody, parenting time issues, child support, spousal support, marital property division, and civil litigation matters such as business and contract disputes. Jeff also has extensive experience with businesses and complex financial issues related to divorce.


Qualified Neutral Mediator

Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 1998
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1998


Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997
Juris Doctorate
Honors: Cum Laude
Aquinas College, 1992
Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

Dakota County Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association