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Alyssa Thibert Nelson

Title: Associate
Phone: 507-345-1166
E-mail: anelson@blethenlaw.com

Alyssa Thibert Nelson represents clients in a wide variety of litigation-related matters including employment, family law, insurance, personal injury, criminal, landlord-tenant, real estate and transaction disputes. Alyssa has also completed the requisite training to be listed as a qualified neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice.  Her superior interpersonal skills and determined personality put clients at ease and helps them navigate through an array of complex legal matters. 

Before moving back home to Minnesota, Alyssa worked at the Wisconsin State Senate where she helped individuals with time-sensitive employment, family and housing issues.  She has spent time prosecuting juvenile crimes for Hennepin County as a student certified attorney and volunteered approximately 200 hours of her time providing legal assistance through the Minnesota Justice Foundation.

In her free time, Alyssa enjoys spending time with family, downhill skiing and camping.

Honors:

  • Dean’s List – William Mitchell College of Law
  • Burton Award Nominee for Excellence in Legal Writing
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: No-Fault Insurance
  • Top Performance Award: Workers’ Compensation

Education:

  • William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2015)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A. Sociology & Legal Studies with a certificate in Criminal Justice, 2012)

Organizations/Community Involvement:

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Greater Mankato Growth Young Professionals
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers’ Association
  • Sixth District Bar Association

 

Legal excellence. Personal commitment.