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Estate planning for farms and ranches requires specialized knowledge and tools to ensure the best client representation. This legal guide will give you the knowledge to preserve the farms and other assets your clients have worked their entire lives to acquire and build. Explore the challenges and opportunities unique to estate planning for farmers to help make good sense of difficult legal and financial policies. Learn what you need to know about estate taxes, wills, trusts, government programs, and other key elements. Help your clients take care of their estate planning needs and their family's future - order today!
North Dakota attorneys completing this program may claim up to 6.0 North Dakota self-study CLE credit hours, including 0.0 hour of ethics credit, on the Report of Compliance. No more than 15.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
JESSICA L. FOSS is a shareholder with Fredrikson & Byron, P.A., where she focuses on estate tax minimization, wealth transfer and asset protection for clients and their descendants, as well as trust and probate administration. Ms. Foss earned her B.S. degree in professional accountancy from Northern State University and her J.D. degree, with distinction, from the University of North Dakota School of Law. She is admitted to practice in North Dakota and Minnesota. Ms. Foss holds a CPA license (inactive), and is a member of the Red River Valley Estate Planning Council, the State Bar Association of North Dakota, the Minnesota State Bar Association, and the Cass County and Clay County bar associations.
JACOB L. GEIERMANN is an attorney with Ohnstad Twichell where he concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, and trust and estate administration. He is licensed to practice law in North Dakota and Minnesota. Mr. Geiermann earned his undergraduate degree and his J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of North Dakota.
TIMOTHY G. RICHARD is a shareholder in the Fargo office of Serkland Law Firm P.C., where he focuses his practice on estate planning, probate, real estate and business law. He earned his B.S. degree in economics from North Dakota State University and his J.D. degree from the University of North Dakota, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif. Mr. Richard is admitted to practice in North Dakota and Minnesota, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of North Dakota. He is a member of the Red River Valley Estate Planning Council (past president), the State Bar Association of North Dakota, the Minnesota State Bar Association, and the Cass County Bar Association.
F. JOHN WILLIAMS III is a shareholder in the trusts & estates group at Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. His practice is focused on estate planning, business succession, as well as trust and probate administration. Mr. Williams' clients include farm families, small business owners, mineral owners, and executives. He earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law. He holds a CPA license (inactive), and is a member of the State Bar Association of North Dakota, the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Cass County and Clay County bar associations, and the Red River Valley Estate Planning Council (board member). Mr. Williams is admitted to practice law in North Dakota and Minnesota.