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Capistrant Van Loh, P.A. is a Family Law-based legal practice located in the St. Anthony Main district of Minneapolis, Minnesota. We are a small, capable firm dedicated to providing our clients with outstanding legal representation, holistic support and personal attention.

THERESA A. Capistrant


As a part of her family law practice, Traci has handled everything from simple, straightforward divorces, to complex custody and financial litigation in cases involving custody, third-party custody, paternity, dissolution, post decree enforcement, step-parent adoption, child support enforcement/ modification, parenting time and custody disputes, and a myriad of other issues that arise in a family situation.


  • University of Minnesota, B.S.

  • William Mitchell College of Law, JD, summa cum laude


Traci has been named to the Thomsen Reuters “Super Lawyer” list every year since 2002, earning Top 100 Women Super Lawyer honors in 2005, 2006 and again in 2009


Daniel J. Van Loh


Dan focuses his practice in family law and family related ADR services. He graduated with honors from Pillsbury College in Owatonna, Minnesota, with a Bachelor of Science degree and double major in Theology and Business Administration. 


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, J.D.

  • Pillsbury College, Owatonna, Minnesota, B.S., summa cum laude


  • Minnesota Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, Super Lawyers,  2005, 2008, 2011 – 2012

  • Minnesota Super Lawyers list, Super Lawyers, 2015 – 2019

Colleen Case

Associate Attorney

Colleen joined Capistrant Law in early 2021. She graduated from St. Thomas University School of Law with a J.D. in 2019. 


Jerry burg

Of Counsel

Jerry Burg brings practical, forged-in-the-trenches experience to men, women, small businesses and non-profit organizations who need accurate, straightforward information about the legal system, and their own situations.

As a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Burg provides aggressive defense for individuals charged with crimes such as DUI, public indecency, sex related crimes, domestic abuse, assault, theft and drug violations.


  • Minnesota Super Lawyers 2019-2020

Heidi S. Nelson


Heidi Nelson is the law firm’s  paralegal devoted entirely to serving our family law clients.  She has over 20 years of experience as a paralegal at various law firms.  She has a B.S. degree in business administration and lives in Waconia.





Sue Boelter, born and raised in the Mankato area, joined Capistrant Law, P.A. in January 2016.  She has an Associate of Science degree in Paralegal Studies and a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Rasmussen College. She has 5 years of family law experience and was recognized by Hennepin County for initiating e-filing while it was still voluntary. She also has 2 years of experience in the financial industry.



ADR Coordinator/Business Manager

Alex Harste, Minnesota born and raised, began working at the Uptown Business Center as a receptionist in 2008. In 2010, she moved into the position of Legal Assistant with Capistrant Law, P.A. In this new role, Alex received on-the-job training that has honed her skills as a legal assistant. She is now well-versed and knowledgeable about the ins and outs of the unique world of family law. Alex also serves as the firm’s Office Manager, handling billing and other business matters. Alex lives in the Twin Cities with her husband, and she is in the office on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Alex is Traci’s main legal assistant.



BEcan Schindler

Admin/Legal Assistant

Becan joined Capistrant Van Loh, P.A. in November 2022. He is a recent graduate from the University of Minnesota with a BA in History, summa cum laude and a BA in Anthropology.


Becan Schindler

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