South-Central Minnesota Business, Estate Planning and Agricultural Law Firm
At Berens, Rodenberg & O'Connor, Chtd., our lawyers bring extensive experience to clients in and around New Ulm. Our firm was founded in 1927. Since then, we have focused our attention on the needs of individuals and business in the rural communities in south-central Minnesota. Our practice also regularly involves representing clients throughout all of Minnesota. We place a premium on personalized service and attention, working to be responsive to your needs. We strive to offer effective legal counsel at reasonable rates.
We offer a broad range of legal services to individuals and businesses, focusing on issues related to:
- Estate and trust planning and probate administration — We will help you determine the best approach for ensuring the orderly distribution of property, and will prepare all necessary documents to put your plan in place. We will also help you meet the legal requirements necessary to settle the estate of a loved one.
- Agricultural law, including drainage issues, land use and zoning matters, insurance claims, succession planning, windmill easements, and the sale or auction of farm property.
- Cooperative businesses — We handle the formation of these types of entities, as well as mergers, acquisitions or consolidations. We will also assist you with membership and equity issues as well as all other matters unique to cooperative businesses. We are known throughout the Midwest for our knowledge and experience in cooperative law.
- Business, commercial and real estate law — Our lawyers will help you evaluate the different business entities and set up the type of business that works best for you. We handle all matters related to the sale or leasing of commercial and residential property.
To learn more about the scope of our practice, go to our practice area overview page.
Contact Our Office
Contact us by e-mail or call us at 800-576-1752 to set up a meeting with one of our experienced New Ulm attorneys. Our offices are open Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. We will meet with you after hours upon request. Credit cards are accepted.