Terry received his law degree cum laude from the University of Minnesota School of Law, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and was a member of Minnesota Law Review. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude from the University of St. Thomas.
Terry has served on numerous boards and held many leadership positions. Terry is a former chair of the Minnesota State Bar Association Probate and Trust Section, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, has been selected as a Leading American Attorney, and has been designated as a Minnesota Super Lawyer. Terry has frequently lectured and written on estate planning issues.
Terry worked with the U.S. Department of Justice before becoming a partner and then Of Counsel with the law firm of Briggs & Morgan, where he practiced in the areas of estate planning, probate, trusts, and non-profit organizations.
Terry’s education and training, plus his decades of experience working with individuals, families, and businesses, and his education and training, are a natural fit for his facilitation of civil mediation cases.
Colleen received her Juris Doctor from the University of Minnesota School of Law and her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Creighton University.
Colleen has worked in the areas of policy and education, legal consulting, legal publishing research and development, and higher education development. Colleen has worked with federal, state, and local policymakers and has testified before state legislative committees. She has served on non-profit and local government advisory boards in Minnesota and Colorado.