About

Jennifer Casanova is an attorney with a passion for justice, and a strong background in criminal law. Ms. Casanova has gained valuable experience working in metro area prosecutor's offices. As an Assistant County Attorney, she built her reputation working in several of Minnesota's high-volume counties, including Hennepin, Dakota, Scott and Carver. Ms. Casanova quickly gained invaluable experience as an Auto Theft Prosecutor and in trying Juvenile Crimes.
Now, Ms. Casanova uses the knowledge and experience she gained as a prosecutor to achieve justice for her clients. Ms. Casanova has built an excellent working relationship with many judges, prosecutors, police officers and defense attorneys around the region.


Education:

University of Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts in
Sociology Law/Criminology/Deviance 1999

William Mitchell College of Law
Juris Doctorate 2003

Admitted to the Minnesota Bar: 2003

Other Experience:

First attorney in Minnesota to prosecute defendants who victimized judges and court administrators by filing false liens. Became the pseudo "State Expert" on these crimes.


Front Page PioneerPress article on
bogus leins case prosecuted by Ms. Casanova

Experience in front of the Minnesota Court of Appeals

One of the first prosecutors to sentence a defendant with a jury panel under the Blakley decision. Created Jury Instructions and procedure for the sentencing trial

Over two dozen trials in five years time

Qualified Neutral

Certified Mediator/Arbitrator

Community Involvement:

Ms. Casanova is also involved in giving back to her community. She does pro bono work with the Volunteer Lawyers Network. She helped organize a national appreciation event for soldiers called Standup for the Troops. She has been a volunteer for National Night Out and for the Special Olympics.

Ms. Casanova cares about her clients and puts considerable time and care into each case. Call now for a free consultation with this experienced trial attorney.