Edward Shaw

Edward Shaw

Attorney
Location:
Brainerd, Minnesota
Phone:
800-507-0352
Fax:
218-822-3144
Email:
Lawyer.com
Ed has been an attorney in private practice for 22 years helping people get through a variety of difficult situations. He also owns and manages several rental properties in the Brainerd Lakes Area.  He enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Sarah and their twins, Marly and Ruby. He enjoys cycling, cross country skiing, and other silent sports. You may often see him out walking in the mornings and afternoons with his dog, Eleanor, as they normally walk to and from his 100 year old home in north Brainerd. 

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Family
  • 25% Lawsuits and Disputes
  • 15% Criminal Defense
  • 10% Bankruptcy and Debt

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1996
  • Wisconsin, 1995

Education

  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • J.D. - 1995
  • University of Wisconsin
    • M.A. - 1991
  • St Lawrence University
    • B.A. - 1988

Representative Cases

  • State v. DiGiovani
  • State v. Hunter

Classes/Seminars

  • Crime Free Housing Forum, Landlord Tenant Law, 2019
  • Minnesota State Bar Association Family Law Institute, Family law ethical fee collection, 2016
  • Landlord Education, Rental property law, 2016
  • Landlord Education, Crime Free housing, 2015

Honors and Awards

  • Client Distinction Award, Martindale-Hubbell, 2015
  • Green Building Award, Brainerd Main Street Program, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Member, 2012 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, 2010 - Present
  • United States District Court Minnesota, Member, 2002 - Present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member, 1996 - Present
  • Crow Wing / Aitkin County Bar Association, Member, 1995 - Present
  • City of Brainerd Walkable/Bikeable Committee, Co-Chair, 2013 - 2015
  • Brainerd Family YMCA, Board Member, 2010 - 2013
  • Brainerd Public Library Board, Chairperson, 2006 - 2010
  • Crow Wing/Aitkin County Bar Association, President, 2003 - 2004
  • Crow Wing/Aitkin County Bar Association, Vice President, 2002 - 2003
  • Crow Wing / Aitkin County Bar Association, Secretary/Treasurer, 2001 - 2002

Past Employment Positions

  • Crow Wing County District Court, Judicial Law Clerk, 1995 - 1996