Serving the Twin Cities Metro

Cadem Law Group


Case Handling



Our Goal

Positive Results



Cadem Law Group, P.L.L.C., is a St. Paul general practice litigation law firm offering aggressive, compassionate, and strategic representation in a broad range of practice areas in all Minnesota state and federal courts.

Our single most important goal at Cadem Law Group is to provide exceptional legal service. Experience, integrity, creativity, sound legal analysis, and clear advice are the cornerstones of our representation. We know that each client’s needs are unique and we firmly believe that every client is entitled to individualized attention and the highest caliber legal representation.

At Cadem Law Group we listen to our clients and strive to understand their goals, customize our legal services and our approach to fit their needs, and obtain exceptional results.

Practice Areas

Superior Legal Representation

As a highly recognized law firm, Cadem Law Group stands out as a leader among their competitors because we have developed innovative and dynamic litigation strategies to quickly strike at the heart of each case we represent.

Attorneys Who Get Results

When I first entered Carolyn's office, I was terrified. I had never been in a lawyer's office before, I automatically assumed that since nearly every other separated dad I know out there has abandoned their family that this place would judge me as the same, and drag me through mud before letting "the system" teach me a lesson about parenting. I shook her hand and it's as if she sent a wave of reassurance in that handshake as to say "It's going to be alright, I'm here now" I told her of all my worries, fears, unknowns and it was…
Chris Cadem is an exceptional attorney! Mr. Cadem represented me against the previous owner of my house on a case involving fraudulent disclosures. He is bright, motivated and dedicated to his work. I also found him to be very personable and attentive. His writing is strong and persuasive, and he performs especially well in court. Most importantly, the results he delivered (ultimately, a monetary settlement) far exceeded my expectations! I will be a lifelong client.
Chris is an excellent Estate Attorney! Chris was referred to me from another attorney to help handle a real estate dispute that stemmed from the closing of an estate. In my profession, I have worked with several different attorneys that handle estate planning, probate, and litigation, but none have compared to the expertise of Chris Cadem. I have used him and will continue referring my clients to him in the future whenever possible.
FANTASTIC ATTORNEY WHO GETS STRONG RESULTS WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH. Carolyn has been there through the many ups and downs with my divorce. She answered my many concerns, even on evenings and weekends when crises came up. She was highly flexible and kept providing the legal advice I needed to make decisions in a very tough case involving verbal and emotional abuse, and other life threatening circumstances. She made sure I knew what I needed to get this roller coaster ride of a divorce done after a year of failed mediation with another lawyer, when my ex -husband kept trying…

Delivering Results

Successful Case Results

Don’t be fooled by attorneys who brag about a high dismissal rate when what they are actually talking about is charges that are dismissed in exchange for a plea. No plea is a “good deal” when you are innocent. You need the best to achieve the best, and the proof is in the results.

State v. N.H. – Gross Misd.

Violation of a Harassment Restraining Order – Dismissed Pre-trial (Apr. 2022)

State v. B.B. – Burning Violation

Dismissed Pre-trial (Mar. 2022)

In Re A.K. – Disorderly Conduct

Dismissed by Court Order (Mar. 2022)

State v. C.H. – Felony 5th Degree Drugs

Dismissed by Court Order (Feb. 2022)

skilled attorneys with extensive backgrounds

Aggressive criminal defence

experienced courtroom performance


Notable Achievements





Attorney of the Year
Attorney Christopher Cadem is named “Attorney of the Year” by Minnesota Lawyer Magazine.
Court of Appeals case C.H. v. A.H.
Attorney Christopher Cadem establishes new binding precedent at the Court of Appeals in the case C.H. v. A.H. The case takes away from district court judges the power to deny a petitioner a hearing (A22-0174; Feb. 8, 2022).
Interim Wilkin County Attorney
Attorney Christopher Cadem is appointed the Interim Wilkin County Attorney, and with two business days notice, successfully conducts a multiple-victim 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct jury trial.
Notible Case Results
Attorney Christopher Cadem obtains the outright dismissal of multiple large felonies, including Felon in Possession of a Firearm, 4th Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct, and Felony Domestic Assault, to name a few.

Experience You Can Trust


Experience You Can Trust


Experience You Can Trust

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