Divorce / Dissolution

When confronted with divorce, custody, child support, and other family law-related issues, it is never too early to seek legal advice and counsel to help you make good decisions... Read More

Child Custody

As an experienced Woodbury child custody lawyer handling divorces and custody matters for over 25 years throughout St. Paul and the surrounding metro area, Jeff Arrigoni... Read More


Family law mediation in Minnesota is defined as a process in which an impartial third party facilitates an agreement between parties in their dissolution proceeding... Read More

What our clients say

Jeff represented me through seven years of protracted trial and appellate court litigation. Despite my former spouse’s litigious demeanor, and the ten plus attorneys engaged during the divorce proceedings, Jeff legal skills and courtroom experience prevailed. I ultimately secured an equitable custody and property settlement. P.D.
Jeff has been my attorney for over 20 years. He has represented me in 2 divorces, and numerous family matters in Court, including Order for Protection matters. He is very experienced in the Court room. He has saved me a lot of money by understanding the laws. I would highly refer anyone to his office. T.C.
I could not have been more pleased with Mr. Arrigoni and his law office. They calmed my fears and took a lot of the stress of my legal situation off my shoulders, and when it came time for court Mr. Arrigoni was everything you could want in a lawyer. I would highly recommend Jeffrey Arrigoni Law Office. They were fantastic. A.P.
I want to thank you for all the work that you and your office have done for me. From the first consultation to the last finalizing, you and your staff made my experience smooth. You explained all of the steps in the process so there were no surprises. Your understanding of my situation and guidance was extremely comforting thru my process. Your honesty is to be commendable. I would not hesitate to recommend you to anyone looking for family representation. L.S.

Divorce Attorney or Divorce Mediator in Comfortable and Convenient Family Law Office

You will find the Law Office of Jeffrey R. Arrigoni a relaxing and comfortable place to discuss your family law matter, conveniently located just one block off the 494 freeway in Woodbury, next to Woodwinds Hospital, with free parking available. Evening and weekend appointments can also be arranged when necessary to accommodate your needs. From Woodbury to Stillwater to Hastings and throughout the St. Paul-Minneapolis metro area, call the Law Office of Jeffrey R. Arrigoni at (651) 738-1400 for a free consultation to find out how Jeff can help you achieve your goals in your family law matter. All cases deserve quality representation – make sure your case gets the attention and care it deserves. Call Jeff Arrigoni today.

Divorce Lawyer And Family Law Mediator For Washington, Ramsey, Dakota & Hennepin County

At the Law Office of Jeffrey R. Arrigoni, you will find an experienced family law and divorce attorney who is dedicated to making sure his clients receive the very best quality in legal representation with their divorce, custody dispute, or other family law matter. Woodbury divorce lawyer Jeff Arrigoni has 30 years of legal experience in mediation, litigation and appeals of Minnesota family law matters. Jeff Arrigoni provides quality, affordable representation with the goal of reaching a swift and amicable resolution through negotiation and mediation whenever possible. However, when litigation is necessary to resolve a matter in his client’s best interests, Jeff is a tough, fair, experienced and effective litigator. From six years as a staff attorney at the Minnesota Court Of Appeals to 25 years in private practice handling complicated family law cases in a Minneapolis law firm and his own law office, Jeff has more than enough experience in trials, evidentiary hearings and appeals to assure that a client’s rights are protected and the law is correctly applied in order to produce an equitable and just resolution. Jeff’s experience as a divorce lawyer covers the full-range of matrimonial disputes, including solving complex high-asset property divisions and resolving high-conflict custody matters. Jeff also is a Family Law Mediator and Divorce Mediator who can assist parties who need a Neutral or mediator to assist in resolving family law or divorce issues. The Law Office of Jeffrey R. Arrigoni limits its practice exclusively to family law matters, providing quality representation in all the following areas:







Service Area

The entire Twin Cities metro area, including the cities of Woodbury, St. Paul, Minneapolis, Oakdale, Stillwater, Maplewood, Cottage Grove, Hastings, Roseville, Afton, Lake Elmo, White Bear Lake, Rosemount, Inver Grove Heights, Arden Hills, Mounds View, Eagan, Bloomington, Edina, Eden Prairie, and Shakopee; and the counties of Washington, Ramsey, Hennepin, Dakota, Anoka, Chisago, Sherburne, Scott, Carver, Goodhue, and many others throughout Minnesota.

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