B.S. - University of Northwestern - St. Paul (2002)
J.D. - William Mitchell College of Law (2007)
B.S. - Marquette University (1999)
J.D. - Suffolk University (2003)
Andrew M. Lehner, Attorney at Law
The Lehner Law Office, LLC is owned and operated by its primary attorney, Andrew M. Lehner. As a fourth-generation attorney, Andy understands what it means to be an effective advocate for each of his clients.
During law school, Andy served as a volunteer student attorney for Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services and as a law clerk for a respected Eden Prairie Estate Planning law firm. In addition to his training and experience in the areas of estate planning, taxation, elder law, and probate, Andy spent a summer in Ireland studying international human rights law.
Upon admission to the Minnesota bar, he practiced as an estate planning attorney for the same Eden Prairie Firm. In February of 2009, Andy opened the Lehner Law Office, LLC near his home in St. Paul.
Affiliations: Admitted, Minnesota Bar (2007), Admitted, Wisconsin Bar (2014), American Bar Association (Member), Minnesota Bar Association (Member), Awaken Community (Board Chairman), Christian Legal Society (member).
Karen M. Vander Sanden, Attorney at Law
Karen joined LLO in the spring of 2016 bringing with her a wealth of experience. Prior to joining the Lehner Law Office, Karen served for 9 years as Assistant Dean and Manager of the Office of Career and Professional Development at Mitchell Hamline School of Law (formerly William Mitchell College of Law).
Before working at the law school, Karen was a partner for 5 years in a law firm specializing in estate planning, criminal defense and family law. She even brings experience in corporate anti-trust litigation for a global company.
Beyond her sterling credentials, Karen is a key part of our team with her outstanding professionalism and diligence coupled with her personal and down-to-earth approach.
Cassie Selin, Legal Assistant
Cassie has been an integral part the Lehner Law team since 2011. In addition to her bright personality and great sense of humor, Cassie is a gifted organizer. She is key in maintaining a thorough and efficient office. If you are a client, you will likely have the pleasure of speaking with her from time to time!