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Attorney Bio

Bethany concentrates her practice in the areas of:

  • Housing Law
  • General Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense
  • Water and Environmental Law

Education & Experience

A native of Bancroft, IA, Bethany graduated with a degree in legal studies. She obtained her law degree from the Mitchell Hamline College of Law where she was recognized on the Dean’s list and was the recipient of both the Wendy Watson Scholarship and the Warren A. Morrow Scholarship.

Prior to joining Rinke Noonan, Bethany’s experience included eight years as a paralegal for a renewable energy contractor.

Bar Admissions:

Minnesota

Community

Bethany is a current member of the Stearns Benton Bar Association, and volunteer with the St. Cloud Legal Clinic for Veterans. She is also involved with Minnesota Women Lawyers, St. Cloud Area Young Professionals, the Minnesota Multi Housing Association and the Central Minnesota Housing Association.

 

Housing Law

Our attorneys have experience in all facets of landlord-tenant issues. From drafting leases, representing management companies, tenant disputes, eviction actions, repair claims, fair housing and fair housing complaints. The housing attorneys at Rinke Noonan have professional relationships with legal aid attorneys, the courts and other tenant advocates.

We help clients comply with the intricate regulations and laws surrounding the Violence Against Women Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Housing Act and HUD regulations. Our landlord-tenant lawyers also counsel on issues related to criminal screening and assistance animals.

Paralegals

Jolene Holt
jholt@rinkenoonan.com
320-251-6700
Practice Areas:

Agricultural Law
Construction Law
Employment/Labor Law
Environmental Law
Litigation
Amy Poppenhagen
apoppenhagen@rinkenoonan.com
320-656-3529
Practice Area:

Evictions
Leilani Heinen
lheinen@rinkenoonan.com
320-251-6700
Practice Areas:
Criminal Defense
Collections
Angie Bengtson
abengtson@rinkenoonan.com
320-656-3530
Practice Area:

Personal Injury

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