Sonja Eayrs

Fox Rothschild LLP


Sonja compassionately helps divorcing families. She is a Fellow in the AAML and recognized by her peers as one of the Best Lawyers in America.


Marquette University Law School, 1989, Juris Doctor

Admitted to Practice


Legal Organizations

  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Executive Committee
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Florida Bar
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), Fellow

CLE Presentations

  • Farm Divorces, Minnesota CLE, November 2021
  • Taxes, The Complete Family Lawyer’s Quick Answer Book, Minnesota CLE, January 2020
  • “Planning for What You Hope Doesn’t Happen: Divorce and Estate Planning,” Family Law Institute, 2019
  • Planning for What You Hope Doesn’t Happen: Estate Planning Considerations for Family Law Attorneys,” Minnesota CLE Webcast, August 2019
  • Advising Fiduciaries, Minnesota CLE, March 2019
  • Estate Planning and Divorce, 2019
  • “Planning for What You Hope Doesn’t Happen: Divorce Considerations for Estate Planners,” 2018 Probate & Trust Law Section Conference, June 4 and 5, 2018
  • Financial Planning Association, June 2019
  • “Preparing for I don’t: New Landmines in Antenuptial Agreement Drafting and Enforcement,: HCBA and RCBA Joint Event, June 28, 2017
  • “Answers to Questions About Taxes,” Family Law Institute 2016
  • Scenario Planning and Drafting, 2016
  • “The Good Second Marriage: Dealing with Subsequent Marriages and Blended Family Planning,: Minnesota CLE, 2016
  • Taxes, The Complete Family Lawyer’s Quick Access Book, Minnesota CLE, 2015
  • “Handling 5 Critical Financial Issues Related to Children,: Family Law Institute, 2015
  • Affordable Care Act, Minnesota CLE, 2015
  • “The ACA and Minnesota Family Law: What We Know and Don’t Yet Know,: Family Law Institute, 2014
  • “Preventative Measures to Safeguard Family Wealth in the Event of a Divorce,” presented to several banks, financial institutions and trust offices
  • “Conducting Cross and Direct Examination of the Valuation Expert,” Minnesota CLE
  • Top 10 Mistakes Committed by Family Law Attorneys, Introduction to Minnesota Family Law, Minnesota CLE

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