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Contract for Deeds

Contract for deeds can be an excellent method for someone to purchase real estate that may not otherwise be able to purchase real estate by financing through a bank. However, contract for deed sales are much less regulated and buyers are more likely… [Read More...]

Myths Regarding Property Division and Spousal Support in North Dakota Divorces

Different states have different ways of dealing with disposing of marital assets and debts in the event of a divorce. North Dakota is an “equitable division” state. Knowing how property will be divided in a divorce is only part of the equat… [Read More...]

Presidential Reprieves and Pardons

The events of the last week relating to the guilty pleas of Michael Cohen to eight felonies including violations of federal campaign finance law and a guilty verdict on eight felony counts against former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort raise the s… [Read More...]

Fremstad Attorneys Top Rated by Super Lawyers 2018

Fremstad Law is pleased to announce that Joel Fremstad, Nick Thornton and James Teigland have earned top ratings from Super Lawyers, the Thomson Reuters lawyer rating service. Joel Fremstad, owner and principal of Fremstad Law was named 2018 Super La… [Read More...]

Factors in North Dakota Child Custody

Divorce or separation from a partner is never easy, particularly when children are involved. One of the most stressful and contentious aspects of a divorce is often making a child custody determination. Even when parents have generally agreed on chil… [Read More...]

​What Every Landlord Should Know About Residential Lease Agreements

If you own and lease residential real estate in North Dakota, you need to know and comply with complex state and federal laws. Working with an experienced North Dakota real estate lawyer can help. As a landlord, you can and should require that yo… [Read More...]

Should I Hire a Small Business Lawyer in North Dakota?

If you’re starting a new business venture, or even if your small business has been operating for years, you’re undoubtedly looking for ways to save money. Many entrepreneurs skimp on hiring a lawyer for a small business in North Dakota, thinking… [Read More...]

Fremstad Law 10 Year Anniversary Open House

Please join us for our 10 Year Anniversary celebration! RSVP’s appreciated to Hope to see you there! [Read More...]

​What To Do When a Family Member Dies

The death of a loved one is often a tragic, emotionally charged event. When a family member dies, it’s important that you and your family take an appropriate time to grieve. However, there are important steps that need to be taken, sometimes qu… [Read More...]

The Use of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders in Divorce Cases

Retirement assets, such as Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) , 401K accounts, or a defined benefit pension are often one of the largest assets held by a married couple. When the marriage of such a couple ends in divorce, the retirement assets mus… [Read More...]