Cresston Law LLC provides strong and accessible advocacy in juvenile and family court matters.
- An advocate who will hear your story. Attorney Cresston Gackle strives to be reliable, careful, and trustworthy by listening carefully to clients, understanding their goals, and advocating for the best possible resolution. In emotionally difficult and confusing situations, an advocate who calmly listens is invaluable.
- Behind-the-scenes experience. As a law clerk for a judge in the Hennepin County Family, Civil, and Juvenile Courts, Attorney Cresston Gackle deeply researched Minnesota law, drafted hundreds of orders, filed thousands of documents, and learned how things work behind the scenes at court. With this knowledge and experience, Cresston Law LLC seeks to efficiently and successfully resolve matters in favor of its clients by anticipating what the judge will think about to make his or her decision.
- Coolheaded, effective advocacy that achieves results. Attorney Cresston Gackle helps clients work through some of the most difficult decisions of their lives by carefully explaining options, assertively communicating with other parties, and calmly working towards the best possible resolutions. Cresston Gackle has obtained favorable results for clients in many cases:
- Child Protection: won a contested CHIPS trial in Hennepin County and the case was dismissed against the parent. In another case, won an oral argument for a withholding of CHIPS adjudication.
- Juvenile Delinquency: negotiated and favorably settled delinquency cases for youth clients.
- Order for Protection: won a contested OFP evidentiary hearing in Ramsey County and petition against client was dismissed.
- Child Custody: negotiated and secured custody and parenting time rights for parents.
- Divorce: negotiated and finalized settlement of financial and custody issues in dissolution of marriage cases.