Your Hometown Law Firm

When facing legal challenges, it's important to find an attorney you can trust. At Ed Shaw Law, we have built our reputation on providing practical, accessible legal guidance for our neighbors in Brainerd, St. Cloud and surrounding communities.

We are deeply invested in our communities, and we care about helping our neighbors solve their legal problems. We are well-connected with the judges and other lawyers in our legal communities, and we understand the way things actually work around here. This allows us to give you straightforward, no-nonsense legal advice. We're not going to tell you what you want to hear — we're going to tell you what you need to know to move forward productively.

Get To Know Our Team

We're a small, tight-knit team. As we've grown, we've invested in ways to better serve our clients. We hope you'll feel welcome at our family-friendly office.

Founding attorney Ed Shaw has been helping Minnesotans with their legal issues for more than 20 years. His goal is to make the legal process understandable to his clients and to help them get through life's legal challenges. His compassion for others shows through the hard work and dedication he has for his team. From the early days of the firm, he worked on a wide range of cases and continues to do so today.

As our firm has grown, we have added an office in St. Cloud as well as Brainerd to better serve clients in that area. Attorney Andrew Wipper grew up in Palmer Township, attending St. Cloud State University and currently lives in St. Cloud. Prior to practicing law, he worked as a juvenile probation officer and paralegal. He focuses on family law and criminal law matters.

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In addition to our lawyers and staff, our team also includes licensed private investigator Jerry Negen. Jerry uses his 32 years of local law enforcement experience investigating all types of crimes to work for you finding evidence that will help your case.

Let's Discuss How We Can Help With Your Challenges

To schedule a meeting with Ed Shaw or Andrew Wipper, call our firm at 800-507-0352 or send us an email. With offices in Brainerd and St. Cloud, we're happy to meet with you wherever is most convenient. We are also usually able to accommodate emergency and short notice cases, so don't think it's too late to seek professional legal advice.

In most cases, we are able to offer a free initial consultation. We offer our services at reasonable fees, with discounts for members of the military. Our flexible payment options include credit card payments and payment plans.