Kristy Mara



Kristy (formerly Kristy Rodd) has been practicing family law for over 23 years. She creates custom solutions for her clients. Kristy communicates with clients throughout the case so the end result is the best possible outcome. She focuses her practice on complex litigation including: valuation of closely-held businesses and corporations, allocation of retirement plans and benefits, analysis of executive compensation, personal and corporate taxation issues, property division, maintenance and alimony, and child custody and support.

Kristy gets to know each client as an individual and tailors the communications and case strategy to meet his or her needs and goals. She educates her clients on all available options and possible outcomes. Kristy is a skilled negotiator. She is a well-respected litigator and has been included among elite family law practitioners. Kristy has been a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers since 2007. She is recognized as a Super Lawyer and top 50 female attorney in Minnesota.

Read Kristy's article in the January/February 2021 Article of Hennepin Lawyer Magazine

William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota

  • J.D. - 1997
  • Honors: magna cum laude

University of Wisconsin-River Falls, River Falls, Wisconsin

  • B.A. - 1992
  • Honors: With Honors