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Minneapolis Professional License Defense Attorney

Melissa Heinlein and Priscilla Lord, Professional License Defense and Personal Injury Attorneys in Minneapolis

Minnesota Professional License Lawyers

Professional License at Risk?

Are you a licensed professional who has received a letter of allegations or notice of investigation from your licensing board or agency? Are you being accused of misconduct or other issues? Do not handle this alone – get help from one of our experienced, professional license defense attorneys. We assist all Minnesota licensed professionals before their licensing boards.

40+ Years Combined Experience

We understand how valuable your professional license is to you. If it is in jeopardy you need a skilled professional license attorney by your side. In order to protect yourself, you need a lawyer who can explain the allegations, their potential impact, and how the defense process works. You need a license defense attorney who will tirelessly advocate on your behalf to ensure your side of the story is told. You also deserve a lawyer who is invested in your case – one who listens and partners with you to achieve the best possible outcome. If you need an experienced attorney to defend your professional license, contact Lord + Heinlein today.

We Fight for Results You Deserve

  • We listen – Our personal attention uncovers key details others miss.
  • We partner with you – Our investment in you and your case provides peace of mind through the entire process.
  • We are experienced and trusted – We have successfully defended hundreds of professional licenses.
  • We use a team approach – We collaborate to determine the best strategy for your case.

We assist all Minnesota licensed professionals before their licensing boards.


Frequently Asked Questions

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I have received a letter from my licensing board and was wondering if you would explain how the process works?
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Who sits on the licensing Boards?
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I have been called to appear for an investigative interview with an investigator at the Minnesota Attorney General’s office. Do I need a lawyer for that?
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I have received Allegations against me from my licensing Board. Am I required to respond?
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I just received Allegations and I do not have much time to respond. Can I get an extension?
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I just received Allegations from my licensing Board. Should I inform my employer about the Allegations?
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What type of events could trigger an investigation against my license?
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Can I get a copy of the Board’s file or the original complaint against me? Can I find out who filed the complaint?
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Is it really necessary to obtain a lawyer?
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What are the possible outcomes of an investigation by the Board into my practice?
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If I am disciplined by my licensing Board, will I ever be able to get a job again?
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What can I expect if I enroll in HPSP?
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What is HPSP (The Health Professionals Services Program) and should I self-report if I have a chemical dependency or mental health issue?
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What should I do if I have a condition like addiction or an illness that might impact my ability to practice?
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Are there any Reporting Obligations for Licensed Professionals?

Free Resources

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Professional License Complaint Review Process
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Events That Could Trigger an Investigation
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About Your Professional Licensing Board
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About The Health Professionals Services Program (HPSP)