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Our Law Firm is Hiring!

If you’re looking for law firms hiring in the Fargo and Moorhead area, you’ve come to the right place! Gjesdahl Law is a family law firm with extensive experience in divorce cases, child custody, child support cases, assisted reproduction, adoption, mediation, collaborative negotiating, stopping domestic violence, estate planning, and much more. Our attorneys are licensed to practice law in both North Dakota and Minnesota and have provided legal services in both states for many years. 

Our work family currently consists of eight attorneys, five paralegals, and two staff members, but we’re always interested to meet new people who want to join our team. Are you interested in helping families through legal challenges and trying times?  If so, please review the list of open positions and apply to whichever one suits you best.

We're committed to helping all families in the Fargo and Moorhead area

Since 1989, Gjesdahl Law has provided legal services to families in Fargo, Moorhead, and the surrounding region. We don’t just hire anyone.  Our attorneys are some of the brightest, most knowledgeable, and most driven in the field, and they care deeply about the families they help each day.  Do you want to help others, too?

Our firm has an inclusive outlook on families and happily welcomes all clients regardless of individual orientations and/or preferences.

A Career at Gjesdahl Law Has its Benefits

Of all the law firms hiring, not all take care of their own like we do. All full-time employees at Gjesdahl receive a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Simple IRA
  • PTO

Careers as an Associate Attorney

Our firm currently has an opening for an associate attorney. The ideal candidate should have a strong academic history, an appreciation for words, an openness to learn, a team-oriented demeanor, and a desire to help others. Learn more about Associate Attorney careers at Gjesdahl Law.

Careers as a Legal Receptionist

Our legal receptionists support our firm and help with front office duties. Daily tasks include answering phones, preparing conference rooms, handling client intake responsibilities, and more. Our receptionist does more than just answer phones and look good. He or she is the first compassionate Gjesdahl Law employee a person in need meets.  She/he is the face and voice representing our firm to people in crisis or need. 

As a family law firm, we help our clients through divorce, separation, adoption, and many other sensitive situations on a regular basis. As a result, the ideal receptionist should have a love of family, a helping heart, and be compassionate and understanding in difficult times. Learn more about Legal Receptionist careers at Gjesdahl Law.

Careers as a Family Law Paralegal

Paralegals are an integral part of any law office, and that’s no different here. As a paralegal, you’ll be primarily responsible for assisting attorneys with their cases and you’ll play a key role in managing, organizing, and analyzing the data collected for each case.

A paralegal’s daily tasks often include responsibilities such as preparing court documents, organizing financial documents, researching cases, collecting information, and assisting in court proceedings. 

If you’re interested in any of our open positions, please submit your resume and cover letter to

Building Careers in Family Law

Gjesdahl Law has several career opportunities for experienced, talented, compassionate, skilled, and dedicated professionals who are not only interested in helping families, but also interested in making a positive impact in their communities. We are attorneys for families and our clients matter to us. We strive to provide the highest level of compassionate legal service to family members in times of crisis, need, or transition. Not all of the law firms hiring put families first in the same manner that we do here.  That is one of the many characteristics that sets us apart and makes our firm a great place to work and build a career.

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