Dove Fretland &
Van Valkenburg
Tel: 952-545-9000
5881 Cedar Lake Road
Minneapolis, MN 55416


Practice Areas: Family Law Collaborative Law

Partner: Dove Fretland & Van Valkenburg, PLLP

Admitted: State of Minnesota

School: University of Minnesota Law School

College: Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota


Minnesota State Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association – Family Law Section, Volunteer Lawyers Network, Collaborative Law Institute, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, American Bar Association-Family Law Section.


Ms. Fretland has practiced comprehensively for over 20 years in the area of family law including complex property divisions, child custody, support, post decree matters, and antenuptial agreements. She has extensive experience working in collaborative, mediation, or litigation settings. Ms. Fretland has lectured and published materials for lawyers on topics including elder law, divorce, antenuptial agreements, and ethics issues.


Ms. Fretland’s objective is to deliver exceptional client service and she works hard to ensure that each client is satisfied that the best possible outcome was reached, using the most appropriate process for his or her circumstances. Her clients benefit from her legal experience and expertise, as well as her compassion and common sense.