Constance J. Paiement
Connie Paiement is a co-founder of Paiement Law Office, LLC. Her primary areas of practice include estate and financial planning, probate, trust, and tax law. Her clients include a significant number of high net worth individuals and family groups and small business owners.
Connie is also the Chief Financial Officer and Administrative Partner for BlueStream Ventures and First Green Partners private equity management firms, where she utilizes both her legal and accounting background.
Prior to co-founding Paiement Law Office, LLC and joining BlueStream Ventures in 2000, Connie was a partner in the Tax Group and co-chair of the Financial and Estate Planning Group at the Gray Plant Mooty law firm in Minneapolis.
Connie is a Certified Public Accountant and also has several years of experience as a tax manager with the Coopers & Lybrand accounting firm (now known as PriceWaterhouseCoopers). While attending law school, Connie was employed as a Legal Assistant for the Internal Revenue Service Appeals Division.
Connie received her bachelor of science degree in accounting from the University of St. Thomas in 1982, and she graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1986.
Connie is a member of several professional organizations, including the Minnesota Bar Association, Washington County Bar Association, Minnesota Women Lawyers, and the Venture Capital VCBC organization. She is also on the board of the Partnership Plan, a local non-profit organization which helps connect the community resources with the Stillwater Area Schools to provide grants for district-wide initiatives and classrooms.