Ms. Murphy was able to synthesize her undergraduate psychology background with legal practice through collaboration with University of Minnesota psychiatry resident physicians while participating in the William Mitchell Law and Psychiatry Clinic.
Ms. Murphy is well versed in the financial aspects of divorce and paternity including the establishment and modification of child support obligations, property division, division of retirement assets and the analyses involved in spousal maintenance awards.
For the last 14 years, she has dedicated her career to serving the underrepresented in family law matters. Prior to founding Wassenberg Law Group, she was the Executive Director of Hilary's House, a non-profit organization dedicated to meeting the legal needs of the underrepresented. Jessica is skilled at handling divorce and custody cases that involve domestic violence and other complicating issues. She will also competently handle your child protection matter or assist you in obtaining protective orders in domestic abuse cases. Jessica understands the complexities of family law and knows that everyone is deserving of quality legal representation.
Jessica has dedicated over a thousand hours to the pro-bono practice, advocating for her clients through Volunteer Lawyers Network, the Domestic Abuse Project, and Asian Women United.
She has been practicing for over fourteen years and is licensed to practice in Minnesota as well as in Federal Court.