Cathy Haukedahl

Cathy Haukedahl

Executive Director,
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

Who We Serve

Legal Aid makes a difference in the community because we change lives — helping people find their path out of poverty, helping people get the access to justice that we all want, and ensuring people have an opportunity to live independently and have an opportunity to contribute to making our society of better place to live.

At Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid (a non-profit law firm), we specialize in providing professional legal help to Minnesotans who traditionally lack access to the American justice system and cannot afford the services of a private attorney.

These groups generally include: people with low incomes, seniors and people with disabilities. We also provide access to self-help resources through

Legal Aid News

Check out our new videos on employment resources

February 20, 2017

The Minnesota Disability Law Center is excited to announce two new webinars for parents with ...continue reading

MLSC Publishes Economic Impact Report

January 11, 2017

 The Minnesota Legal Services Coalition has published an economic impact study for legal aid ...continue reading

MMLA Executive Director Cathy Haukedahl Writes on Diversity for Bench & Bar

December 13, 2016

The December 2016 isssue of Bench & Bar magazine features an essay on diversity and inclusion ...continue reading

Minnesota Nonprofit to Reform Hiring Practices

November 30, 2016

When our client Bradley Teslow's application for a position as site supervisor was not even ...continue reading

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