Estate Planning, Probate and Oil and Gas Law Attorneys in Minot

Personalized and professional legal services in North Dakota since 1993

Howard & Associates, P.C. is dedicated to meeting the legal needs of individuals in North Dakota with friendly, effective, and experienced representation. We give our clients the respect and personal attention each deserves and this keeps them coming back — while referring their colleagues, friends and family to us. We are proud of these lasting relationships and the opportunity we have to continue to serve our clients.

We listen to the concerns of our clients and work to create a comprehensive estate plan that addresses each of these concerns.  Many of our clients are concerned about protecting their legacy and assets from the rising costs of nursing home care, and are concerned about their well-being during times of long-term care or illness.  Many are also concerned about the fair and equitable distribution of their assets to children and other family members.  Our clients are often faced with the complex issues that arise when passing the family farm or business down to the next generation.  We guide our clients through every decision necessary to create an estate plan that is tailored to meet their goals and to provide for their families.

Working with you to protect your interests and future

At Howard & Associates, P.C., our law practice is focused in the areas of estate and business planning, probate, real estate and oil and gas law.

We can assist you in the following areas:

Estate planning ― We pride ourselves on building and maintaining meaningful relationships with our clients during the process of building a comprehensive estate plan.  We know you are more than just your “stuff.”  Our clients also value their family, heritage and community, and seek to weave these values into their estate plan as part of their legacy.

We have extensive experience advising families through the farm and business succession planning process.  We also assist high net worth clients navigate the challenging and complex estate and income tax issues currently facing them as a result of the oil boom in northwest North Dakota.

Client education plays a prominent role in our estate planning and business planning process.

Probate & Estate Administration ― We guide families through the probate process after a loved one has passed away and we also assist families with trust settlements.

Oil and gas law ― We are experienced in handling oil and gas law matters for land and mineral owners.

Get estate planning, probate and oil and gas representation in North Dakota

Howard & Associates, P.C. represents individuals throughout the cities of Minot, Bismarck and Williston in North Dakota. To find out how we can help you, call Howard & Associates, P.C. at 701.852.5904 to schedule an appointment.