Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Mike Boulette litigates high-stakes divorce and child custody cases, regularly handling multi-million dollar divorces involving closely-held businesses, commercial real estate valuation, fraud and concealed assets, executive benefits, trusts, and inherited wealth, in addition to high-conflict custody cases with allegations of abuse, alienation, or mental health complications. His clients include business owners, public figures, entrepreneurs, C-suite executives, high-net-worth families, medical and legal professionals, and their spouses.
Mike brings deep professional knowledge and experience to each case, and devotes substantial time to improving family law practice in Minnesota. He is a sought-after media commentator on divorce and child custody issues, appearing in the Fiscal Times, Forbes.com, the Star Tribune, and the Wall Street Journal. Mike also regularly serves as faculty at continuing education seminars for judges, lawyers, and mediators, as well as adjunct law professor teaching family law at the University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Mike authors family-in-law.com, a blog covering family law trends, as well Minnesota Family Law, a definitive practice guide on Minnesota divorce, child custody, and family law.
Mike’s accomplishments have been recognized across the legal community. He has been selected for inclusion as a Minnesota Super Lawyer’s Rising Star each year since 2012, named the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Outstanding New Lawyer of the Year, and recognized for his work on behalf of the underserved as a North Star Lawyer and Leonard Lindquist Pro Bono Award recipient.