Stephen Fochler

Stephen Fochler

Shareholder since 2000
Location:
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Phone:
651-451-1831
888-451-1831
Fax:
651-450-7384
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Business Organizations
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Probate and Estate Planning
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Real Estate
  • Strategic Litigation Support and Consultation
  • Appellate Practice

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1993
  • Massachusetts, 2003
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1995

Education

  • Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • Juris Doctorate cum laude - 1992
    • Honors: Moot Court
    • Law Review: Hamline Law Review
  • Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1989

Published Works

  • "Beyond Farms & Feed Lots-Cooperatives Provide New Opportunities for Minnesota Dental Practitioners", Northwest Dentistry Vol. 79, No. 5, 1996
  • "Independent Practice Associations and Health Care Providers Cooperatives: Choices for Dental Providers,", Northwest Dentistry Vol. 76, No. 6, 1995

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter, Estate Planning Nuggets for Financial Advisors, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Broker's Seminar, 1998 - Present
  • Presenter, "Estate Planning and Tax Law Changes, Edward Jones, 1999 - Present
  • Presenter, Estate Planning Basics, Catholic Community Foundation, 2004 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • River Heights Chamber of Commerce, Member, 1994 - Present
  • River Heights Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors, 2004 - 2005
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 1993 - Present
  • First Judicial District Bar Association, 1994 - Present
  • Dakota County Bar Association, 1994 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Hon. H. Richard Hopper First Judicial District Court, Minnesota, Law Clerk, 1993 - 1994
  • LeVander, Gillen & Miller, P.A., Associate Attorney, 1994 - 2000

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors, Compatible Technology International, 2004 - Present
  • Encampment Forest Association, Legal Committee, 2001 - Present