Firm Overview

JAS MAJ 2ShermoenJaksa Law, PLLC is a law firm with offices in Duluth and International Falls, Minnesota.  We have been helping clients for over 40 years. While the firm has changed faces and names over the years the commitment to our clients remains the same. Currently, ShermoenJaksa Law comprises of Michael Jaksa and Jerrod Shermoen together with five support staff.

Each of our lawyers concentrate in certain areas of law which means, no matter what problem you face, you will be working with an experienced attorney that understands your case. We also have trusted relationship with other law firms to handle legal issues and cases we do not. At ShermoenJaksa Law, we will help you get to the right people, and will not be afraid to tell you the case is beyond our normal practice area.


Our law firm handles all types of cases from personal injury to real estate transactions. Some of our practice areas include:

In the past 40 years a lot has changed in the world and with the firm. However, the commitment to personal attention, professional service and quality legal representation remains the same.


Our law firm consists of experienced and professional lawyers as well as support staff including:

Michael A. Jaksa – Mike has been with the firm since 1981. He concentrates in workmans’ compensation including work related heart and lung conditions as well as asbestos related injuries and mesothelioma cases. Mike was born and raised in International Falls and has also represented hundreds of workers injured by asbestos in asbestos products liability and negligence actions.

Jerrod A. Shermoen – Jerrod is a personal injury lawyer concentrating in auto accidents, no fault law cases, dog bites, dram shop laws as well as legal suits involving civil litigation, wrongful death, defective products and insurance law. He is a part of a number of professional associations including the Minnesota Association for Justice and the American Association for Justice.


We know how confusing the legal system can be.  We will help you navigate the maze with professional and honest representation. Contact our team in International Falls, MN office at (218) 283-4494 or Duluth, MN office (218) 625-2270 for a free initial consultation.