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Kelly A. Staples - West St. Paul, MN

PO Box 18397 West St. Paul, MN 55118

Updated: 06/26/2014

West St. Paul Family Law Lawyer


I am a family law attorney representing clients throughout the Twin Cities Metro area in all matters related to or arising out of a divorce or paternity matter. Before entering private practice, I spent four years clerking for a judge in Minnesota's First Judicial District. As a clerk, I saw how judges evaluated arguments and evidence and learned the techniques and strategies that are most effective in legal proceedings...

About Kelly A. Staples

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Solo Practitioner

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Custody and Visitation
  • Paternity
  • Child Support
  • Domestic Abuse Orders for Protection


  • 95%


Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2003

Other Affiliations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 2003 - Present (Member)
  • Minnesota State Bar Association Family Law Section, 2008 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Assistance of Dakota County - Volunteer Attorney, 2008 - Present

Past Positions

  • State of Minnesota, 1st Judicial District, Judicial Law Clerk, 2003 - 2007


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Honors: Dean's List
    Major: Speech Communications
    Minor: Political Science

Office Information


PO Box 18397 West St. Paul, MN 55118


  • 651-450-4835

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