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Drug Paraphernalia In North Dakota

Drug Paraphernalia in North Dakota, by Nick Thornton.  I have represented hundreds of people charged with possessing items of drug paraphernalia, ranging from a piece of tin foil to a syringe to a huge bong.  Until recently, all drug paraphernalia… [Read More...]

Thornton Secures Acquittal

Fremstad Law attorney Nick Thornton recently secured an acquittal after a jury trial. Thornton’s client was accused of disorderly conduct for allegedly pulling a firearm and shaking it at another person in a threatening and menacing way. Thornton a… [Read More...]

Fremstad Law--New Website and Logo.

Fremstad Law is excited to announce it has a new website and logo. We hope that our clients and prospective clients will find it helpful. Please let us know if you have questions or comments. [Read More...]

Fremstad Law Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers.

Fremstad Law Attorney Joel Fremstad was recently named a 2015 Great Plains “Super Lawyer” for Business/Corporations by Super Lawyers.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have att… [Read More...]

Lawsuits and Litigation

Lawsuits are frequently discussed in the news and people often hear of threats to sue. Generally speaking, a lawsuit is a tool to resolve a legal dispute with one or more persons, companies, or government entities. Lawsuits can be expensive, time con… [Read More...]

New DUI Law Takes Effect in North Dakota

In 2012, there were 147 fatal traffic crashes in North Dakota, resulting in 170 traffic deaths.  Seventy-seven of those crashes were “alcohol-related,” with drunk drivers responsible for 87 traffic fatalities.  In response, two grieving familie… [Read More...]

Fremstad Law Attorney Nick Thornton: Earns Super Lawyer and AVVO Top Ratings

Fremstad Law’s Nick Thornton has received top ratings from Super Laywer and AVVO. If you are in need of a criminal defense attorney, please contact Nick at 701-478-7620 or Lawyer Nicholas Thornton | Top Attorney Criminal… [Read More...]

What is Probate?

What is Probate? If a person dies and owns any assets in his or her name alone (i.e not held jointly with another person), the family may need to use the court to transfer the property out of the deceased person’s name. The process of transferring… [Read More...]

What Happens In a Criminal Case?

WHAT HAPPENS IN A CRIMINAL CASE? Nick Thornton, Fremstad Law Firm Being charged with a crime is a scary and stressful experience, not only for the accused, but also for the person’s family and friends. Criminal defense lawyers, especially very good… [Read More...]

Field Sobriety Tests

So you had a drink or two after a long, hard day at work. You get in your car, pop in a mint or a piece of gum, click the seatbelt on, check yourself in the mirror, and put it in drive. You don’t have far to go so you think everything is going to b… [Read More...]