Pagel Law Office
71 Birch Avenue South
PO Box 549
Maple Lake, MN 55358
Areas of Practice: Divorce, Custody, Child Support, Paternity, Post Decree, Antenuptial Agreements, Adoption, Mediation, Early Neutral Evaluation, Municipal Law, Wills, Real Estate, Business Organization
Serving primarily Wright, Stearns, Sherburne, Meeker, and Anoka Counties
Young Brown & Pagel, LLP Annandale, MN (n/k/a Young & Brown, LLP)
Associate 2001-2005 (f/k/a Shadduck Young & Brown, LLP)
Brevik & Associates, Brooklyn Park, MN
Education & Training
William Mitchell College of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 2000
Hamline University, B.A., Cum Laude, 1997
Qualified Neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice
US Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, 2000
US District Court of Minnesota, 2001
Professional Affiliations and Membership
Minnesota State Bar Association
Wright County, 18th District Bar Association
Volunteer Attorney, Wright County Legal Advice Clinic
Volunteer Mediator, Central MN Legal Services
Friends of the Maple Lake Library
Vice President, 2010-2012
Rhonda L. Pagel
Attorney & Mediator
Rhonda L. Pagel has spent most of her career practicing family law and is devoted to the needs of families going through difficult and emotional times.
Through professional and personal attention, Rhonda focuses on educating clients regarding the legal process and advising them of their options with the goal of helping clients as they move forward.
Rhonda's focus is on trying to help parties settle their issues and minimize the costs involved. However, if litigation becomes necessary, her courtroom experience allows her to be an effective advocate for her clients.
Rhonda is also an experienced mediator and is on Wright County's roster of Financial Early Neutral Evaluators and Custody and Parenting Time Early Neutral Evaluators.
In addition to her family law and mediation practice, Rhonda is the city attorney for Maple Lake and Waverly. Rhonda also practices in the areas of wills, real estate, and business organization.
Rhonda lives outside of Buffalo with her husband and twin sons.