Andrew is a family law attorney. He helps clients with Name Changes, Custody Matters, Divorces, and Adoptions.
Andrew earned a Bachelor of Science Degree for Criminal Justice at North Dakota State University. Andrew also holds a Certificate in Geographic Information Systems.
After graduating from North Dakota State University, Andrew attended the University of North Dakota School of Law. Andrew earned one of two Top Oral Advocate awards in his Lawyering Skills class. Andrew took a variety of courses, including Trial Advocacy, Civil Mediation, and Family Law Mediation. Andrew graduated in May of 2020.
Andrew grew up in Hazen, North Dakota. Andrew was involved in Golf, and Football in high school. Andrew was a Hazen Bison and an NDSU Bison. Just prior to attending law school, Andrew worked as a Car Salesman, and as a Correctional Officer at North Dakota State Prison. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, hiking, riding motorcycle, going to the lake, working out, and spending time with family and friends.
Andrew is an Associate Attorney and joined the firm in 2020.
- Admitted to practice law in North Dakota since 2021, Bar ID Number 09493
Admitted to practice law in Minnesota since 2021, Bar ID Number 0402995
Professional Memberships & Certifications
- Certified Family Law Mediator
- Certified Civil Mediator
- Member, State Bar Association of North Dakota (“SBAND”)
- Member, SBAND Family Law Section
- Member, Minnesota State bar Association (“MSBA”)
- Member, MSBA Family Law Section
“We were very impressed with the effort that our lawyer put in to help us handle an international matter. Andrew was kind, courteous and professional in all our interactions. I can highly recommend SW&L” (Source).
“Andrew Younker is great to work with. He is very attentive and quick to respond when asked a question. I never felt pressure to make a decision that I was not comfortable with. His guidance and advice was refreshing in a high stress situation. Honestly, I am very happy that I had the opportunity to work with him and hopefully I won’t need to, but If I do I will be calling him first!” (Source).
“I had the pleasure of having Andrew Younker of SW&L Attorneys help me with a divorce. He was a professional, friendly, and efficient man to work with. He was quick to respond to all emails. He made the whole experience pleasant. SW&L took the stress out of divorce. A big THANK YOU to SW&L!” (Source).