Jessica R. Carlson



Jessica Carlson is a collaborative legal adviser skilled at anticipating and mitigating risks, and working on complex transactions and agreements enhanced by her significant business acumen. She brings robust transactional experience from her work at a large financial institution and a financial services company during the past decade of her career. Jessica’s strong business background and sophisticated client service approach enable her to serve her clients’ needs and provide creative and practical solutions.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Jessica was a director at Deluxe Corp., where she led a large team comprised of the enterprise contracting and payments solution engineering functions. She also previously worked at U.S. Bank as a vice president, where she managed the contract services team in the review and negotiation of all vendor contracts, including professional and consulting services, SaaS and software license agreements.

Personal Interests

Outside the office, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, exploring new walking trails, and an occasional yoga class.


Bar Admissions



Mitchell Hamline School of Law
J.D. cum laude (2012)

University of Wisconsin - Madison
B.A. in Political Science and Mass Communication, with distinction (2008)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

Minnesota State Bar Association — 2012-14, 2022

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