Mashell M. Bjorge

Mashell M. Bjorge grew up on a farm in rural Minnesota, and joined the firm in 2016. She comes to us with a varied background, having first graduated from Alexandria Technical College with a Legal Secretarial Diploma, and went on to become an Alumna of the University of Minnesota, Morris with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Economics. Prior to joining the firm, Mashell worked in the financial industry, legal industry and in the farming industry, where she gained a strong background in relationship and business management. In her spare time, Mashell enjoys acting in community theatre, traveling with her son’s hockey team, writing, the arts and home projects. She has three children and two grandchildren, and currently lives with her teenage son and a variety of pets. Community Involvement and Volunteer Work: St. Cloud Hospital Home Delivered Meals volunteer. Previous Secretary, Board of Directors First Friends Childcare, St. Cloud VA. Previous Secretary, LDC Youth Hockey Association Board. Volunteer for US-AID and American Bar Association’s Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) in Bosnia/Herzegovina and the Philippines.


Honey C. Burg

Honey C. Burg joined The Legal Professionals PA team in 2015. With twenty years in business management and organizational leadership, including thirteen in the finance and banking industry, Honey focuses on managing the business operations for the firm.  She is certified as a Paralegal and in Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation and Arbitration), and leads TLP Title & Abstracting.

Community Engagement and Volunteer

  • Habitat for Humanity of Southern MN
  • Regional Center for Entrepreneurial Facilitation (RCEF)
  • YWCA of Mankato
  • Junior Achievement
  • Greater Mankato Growth-Ambassador and Cavalier
  • BNI Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin
  • Elizabeth Kearney Leadership Development Institute
  • Elizabeth Kearney Leadership Alumni
  • Blue Earth County Citizens Academy

Brandy A. Gatzlaff

Brandy was born and raised on the coast of California. She has been a Minnesota resident for ten years. She and her husband keep busy with their three very active daughters and their son, often referred to as “the boy”. Brandy is the Vice President of the New Ulm Area Gymnastics Academy (NUAGA) board and an Assistant Girl Scout Leader. She is addicted to coffee and the laughter of her kids. She looks forward to the many challenges and rewards in the legal field and enjoys gaining more knowledge every day.

Patricia A. Knisley

Patricia Knisley brings a wealth of experience to The Legal Professionals having been employed in the legal profession for over 30 years. She was a member of the Minnesota Paralegal Association and National Federation of Paralegals. Patti is a Cathedral High School Alumnus and attended St. Cloud State University. She and her husband live in New Ulm and have three adult children and five grandchildren. Patti enjoys sewing, reading and family gatherings.



Our Locations

New Ulm
106 1/2 N Minnesota St
PO Box 38
New Ulm, MN 56073
(507) 354-2161

Office Hours
8:00AM - 5:00PM
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205 Jefferson St SE
Suite 2
Hutchinson, MN 55350
(320) 234-6262

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8:00AM - 5:00PM
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Sleepy Eye
109 Main St West
PO Box 496
Sleepy Eye, MN 56085
(507) 794-3671

Office Hours
8:00AM - 5:00PM
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500 S. Broad St. Mankato, MN 56001
(507) 779-7153

Office Hours
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