J.D. University of Minnesota
B.A., Bethel College, St. Paul Minnesota
Awards & Honors
2017 Workers' Compensation Law - Employers
The Best Lawyers in America©, Best Lawyers (2008 - 2017) Minnesota Super Lawyers® list, Thomson Reuters Legal
Top 100 Women Super Lawyers® in Minnesota, Minnesota Super Lawyers® list, Thomson Reuters Legal
Top 40 Workers' Compensation Super Lawyers®, Minnesota Law and Politics
Named as Trendsetter (professional who exemplifies the drive, innovation, and passion of American business), Minnesota Monthly
Janet Monson is a managing partner in the firm of Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager, P.A. She received her J.D. degree cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1981. She received her Bachelor’s degree with highest honors from Bethel College in 1975.
Ms. Monson joined a predecessor of the Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager law firm in 1980, practiced as an associate attorney through 1985, and has been a shareholder with the firm since 1986. She has thirty-five years of experience exclusively representing the interests of employers and insurers in Minnesota workers’ compensation cases.
Minnesota Bar Association
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota