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Minneapolis Professional License Defense Attorney

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

Professional License at Risk?

You Need a Powerful Legal Voice.

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 licensed professionals before their licensing boards.

Experienced and Trusted

We understand how valuable your professional license is to you. If it is in jeopardy you need a skilled 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 lawyer 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.

Why Choose Lord + Heinlein

  • We listen – Our personal attention uncovers key details other 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 licensed professionals before their licensing boards.


Frequently Asked Questions

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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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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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I have been called to appear for an investigative interview with an investigator at the Attorney General’s office. Do I need a lawyer for that?
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What are the possible outcomes of an investigation into my practice?
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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 or illness that might impact my ability to practice?
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What can I expect if I enroll in HPSP?
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If I am disciplined by my licensing Board, will I ever be able to get a job again?

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)