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PLM Family Law

Parvey, Shannon E.
Shannon E. Parvey
  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Family Law


Shannon E. Parvey grew up in Hibbing, Minnesota.  She moved to Grand Forks, North Dakota in 2001, where she attended the University of North Dakota.  In 2005, she received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, with emphases in Clinical Science and Educational Psychology, and a Minor in English.  Shannon received her law degree, with distinction, from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 2009.

Shannon spent eight years as an associate attorney with Gjesdahl Law, P.C., practicing exclusively in the area of family law, before opening Parvey, Larson, and McLean, PLLC with two partners in 2018.

Shannon is licensed to practice law in North Dakota and Minnesota.  She is a member of the North Dakota and Minnesota State Bar Associations, Cass and Clay County Bar Associations, the Ronald N. Davies Inn of Court, and the North Dakota Collaborative Divorce Group.  Shannon is a trained Mediator, Parenting Investigator, and Guardian ad Litem.  She is also a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, helping clients analyze financial data and understand the long-term consequences of divorce settlements.     

Shannon and her husband, Eric, live in Fargo with their two sons, Owen and EJ.  Shannon enjoys chasing the boys around, watching sports, and traveling.


  • University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, North Dakota
    • University of North Dakota
      • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
      • Major: Psychology, with emphases in Clinical Science and Educational Psychology
      • Minor: English

    Bar Admission

    • North Dakota
    • Minnesota

    Published Works

    • You Want Me To Pay For What?, The Village Family Magazine, Feb/Mar, 2014


    • Super Lawyers - Rising Star
    • Super Lawyers - Rising Star

    Professional Associations

    • Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, 2014 to Present
    • State Bar Association of North Dakota, Member, 2009 to Present
    • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member, 2010 to Present
    • North Dakota Collaborative Divorce Group, Treasurer, 2016 to Present
    • Ronald N. Davies Inn of Court, Member, 2009 to Present

    Certified Legal Specialties

    • Certified Divorce Financial Analyst
    • Collaborative Law
    • Parenting Investigation
    • Mediation