Gerten and Van Valkenburg, PA, was established over 40 years ago with one purpose – to provide high-quality legal services to our clients in the Twin Cities northeast metro area. We pride ourselves on possessing high ethical standards and work with our clients to help them reach the most effective resolution to their estate planning, family law, real estate, probate or small business concerns.

The law is complex. Do not let the lure of inexpensive forms and templates result in costly mistakes or unintended consequences. At Gerten and Van Valkenburg, PA, we work with our clients to develop personalized documents to meet their goals in the following areas:

Areas of Practice

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Estate Planning

  1. Wills and Trusts
  2. Living Wills and Powers of Attorney
  3. Designation of Guardian/ Custodian
  4. Health Care Directive
  5. Wealth Preservation
  6. Transfer on Death Deed
  7. Pet Trusts

Probate Law

  1. Guardianships/Conservatorships
  2. Appointment of a Personal Representative
  3. Estate Administration
  4. Fiduciary/ Estate Tax Return

Elder Law

  1. Planning for Incapacity

Business Law

  1. Corporations and LLC
  2. Purchase and Sale of a Business
  3. Governing Documents

Real Estate Law

  1. Purchase and Sale of Commercial and Residential Properties
  2. Title Review and Closings
  3. Boundary Line Issues and Disputes
  4. Landlord/ Tenant- Eviction
  5. Contract for Deed

Family Law

  1. Divorce
  2. Mediation/ Alternative Dispute Resolution
  3. Child Support/ Spousal Support
  4. Property Division/ Business Ownership
  5. Grandparent Custody
  6. Prenuptial Agreement

If you have a legal concern, contact our knowledgeable attorneys who will answer your questions in a clear, succinct way. We are conveniently located just off 35E & Little Canada road. Highway 694 is to the north and highway 36 is to the south. We have free parking and handicapped access.