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Locations in Waseca, Owatonna, Janesville and Faribault

WASECA: 507-835-5240
OWATONNA: 507-451-9000
JANESVILLE: 507-234-5106
FARIBAULT: 507-332-7425
WASECA: 507-835-5240
OWATONNA: 507-451-9000
JANESVILLE: 507-234-5106
FARIBAULT: 507-332-7425

Ashley Steinberg Thon



Waseca, MN





Ashley Steinberg Thon is an attorney practicing in the areas of Estate Planning, Real Estate, and Criminal Defense. Prior to joining the firm, Thon was an Assistant Public Defender in the 3rd Judicial District focusing on felony criminal defense litigation.
Thon grew up on a farm in southern Blue Earth County. She graduated with honors from Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minnesota; and received her law degree from the University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Upon graduation, she gained valuable knowledge and experience as a judicial law clerk in Hennepin County. She is admitted to practice in Minnesota state courts. She now resides in Owatonna with her husband and enjoys running, reading, and spending time with her family.  

Areas Of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Quit Claim Deeds
  • Transfer on Death Deeds (TODD for real estate)
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2017


  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 2017
    • Honors: Minnesota Justice Foundation Law Student Volunteer of the Year - 2016
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Gustavus Adolphus College
    • B.A. - 2014
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Pi Sigma Alpha Honors Society

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 2017 to Present
  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2021 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Assistant Public Defender, Steele County, 2018-2021
  • Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Kerry Meyer, Hennepin County, 2017-2018