St. Paul Estate Planning Attorney

Experienced lawyers in st. paul, minnesota
Contact Us Today For A Consultation

888-342-2493 Toll Free

Please note our new address

OUR OFFICES ARE OPEN! We are taking every precaution to ensure our clients and team members are safe. Due to precautions related to COVID-19, we have expanded our options for remote consultations. Please contact our office to discuss whether a full phone consultation or video conference is appropriate for your situation.


Melanie A. Liska


Saint Paul, MN




Melanie is a partner at Tarrant & Liska, PLLC. She graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead Minnesota where she received her B.A. in Sociology. Melanie graduated cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law in 2001. Melanie is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the Ramsey County Bar Association where she formerly served as the co-chair of the Real Estate and Solo/Small Firm sections. Melanie currently serves on the court-appointed Guardianship and Conservatorship panels for Ramsey County and Hennepin County.

Areas Of Practice

  • Probate & Trust Administration
  • Estate Planning, Wills & Trusts
  • Guardianship/Conservatorship
  • Real Estate


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 2001
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Concordia College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Sociology

Honors and Awards

  • Dean's List, Concordia College - Moorhead, MN
  • Rural Scholarship, Concordia College - Moorhead, MN, 1987-1991
  • C.A.L.I. Award for Excellence: Estate & Gift Taxation
  • C.A.L.I Award for Excellence: Negotiating and Drafting Business Agreements
  • 21st Century Scholarship, William Mitchell College of Law, 1997-2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Ramsey County Bar Association
  • Ramsey County Bar Association, Real Estate Section, former Co-Chair
  • Ramsey County Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Section, former Co-Chair

Pro Bono Activities

  • "Ask the Lawyer" volunteer at West 7th Community Center, 2007-Present

How can we help you ?

Office Location

Tarrant & Liska, P.L.L.C.
1570 Concordia Avenue
Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55104

Toll Free: 888-342-2493
Phone: 651-315-8738
Map & Directions