For thirty years, Legal Netlink Alliance has served the needs of clients worldwide.


For thirty years, Legal Netlink Alliance has served the needs of clients worldwide.

Henson Efron Attorney Named Minneapolis 2022 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year"

Aug 27, 2021 – Minneapolis, Minnesota

Henson Efron Attorney Melissa Nilsson has been named 2022 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in the Minneapolis Area.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the "Lawyer of the Year," making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments.

 Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

 With over 15 years of family law experience, Melissa Nilsson has been an integral part of our family law group. She helps spouses, parents, and grandparents navigate a difficult time and provides unwavering support.

In addition to the "Lawyer of the Year" award, Melissa J. Nilsson was also listed in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the following practice areas: Family Law. Recognized 5 years.

 Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

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About Henson Efron 

Henson Efron, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a mid-sized law firm known for delivering smart solutions. Focused in the areas of business law; estate, trust and probate; family law; litigation; real estate and tax law, the firm is known for championing its clients’ causes as if they were their own. Henson Efron is a member of Legal Netlink Alliance, an international consortium of law firms providing integrated, cost-effective, high-quality legal services to clients around the world. More information can be found at­­­