Barry stays active in the local community as an active member of Hope Lutheran Church of Minneota, a volunteer and board member for Junior Achievement of Lyon County, a volunteer and board member with United Way of Southwest Minnesota, and on the Minneota Bug Days Planning Committee. His children go to Minneota Public Schools and are very active in football, volleyball, wrestling, basketball, baseball and softball. When not volunteering or enjoying his kids' activities, he enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Barry has a growing practice where he uses his experience and knowledge to zealously advocate for his client's needs. He focuses primarily on Corporate and Business Law, Commercial and Residential Real Estate, and Estate Planning.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started:
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