Hi, welcome to my page! My name is Maren, and I am a policy consultant for non-profits, political candidates, and the cannabis industry. I also provide freelance, virtual paralegal services to licensed attorneys.
Using my unique background in various areas of the law, non-profits, and advocacy, I want to help you manage your work and achieve your goals.  I am also available for speaking engagements, including teaching CLE for paralegal professionals.
Please note: I only provide paralegal services to licensed attorneys. If inquiring about these services, please include the state(s) you are licensed in, and your license number for verification.
Contact me to get started: maren@marenjoyce.com
I accept both flat fee and hourly contracts for paralegal work. Please contact me for more information on my rates.

Areas of expertise

  • Non-profit management and start-up
  • Political and policy consulting, drug policy, social justice, criminal justice, and health
  • Campaign finance compliance and reporting
  • Cannabis industry
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Government relations
  • Family law
  • Bankruptcy law
  • Legal research
  • Legal writing


  • PACE Registered Paralegal
  • Minnesota Certified Paralegal
  • Masters in Business Administration – Legal Administration
  • Qualified Rule 114 Neutral, Civil and Family rosters

Community Involvement

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Schedule a call

Please note, a $50 consultation fee applies for consulting. Please contact me at maren@marenjoyce.com prior to scheduling.