John R. Schulz


T | 612-338-2525
F | 612-339-2386


Practice Areas

Family Law, Civil and Commercial Litigation, Professional Negligence, Employment Law and Representation of Health Care Professionals, Mediation/Arbitration


State of Minnesota, 1983
State of Wisconsin, 1996
U.S. District Court of Minnesota
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court


William Mitchell College of Law, 1982, J.D.
Concordia College, B.A., magna cum laude

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

Member, Hennepin County Bar Association
Member, Ramsey Bar Association
Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association

Professional Honors/Awards

Certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association
Certified as a Family Law Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Qualified Mediator/Arbitrator
Selected for inclusion in Minnesota Super Lawyers list since 1994
AV Preeminent Rating (the highest for legal ability and ethical standards) from members of the

  • Judiciary and Bar, under Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating process

Frequently included on the list of Top 40 Family Law Lawyers by Minnesota Super Lawyers

Community/Pro Bono

Served on the Ramsey County Bar Association District Ethics Committee from 1989 to 2002, active in many community and nonprofit organizations and pro bono activities, Past President of the Minnesota Association of Mediators and Conflict Resolution Minnesota.

Personal Information

Prior to bar admission, Mr. Schulz served as Executive Director of a rural Minnesota county Housing and Redevelopment Authority and was on the staff of the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency.