Olson & Burns P.C.

In the practice of law since 1985.

Our attorneys offer services on legal matters ranging from general litigation to probate, estate planning, real estate law, business planning, and commercial transactions, with a strong emphasis on representation of financial institutions. We currently represent more than 40 banks and other financial institutions throughout the state. We also represent many business clients and many individuals on a wide range of issues. Our attorneys provide legal representation throughout North Dakota, with attorneys in Minot, Kenmare, and Fargo. 

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about Olson & Burns p.c.

Attorneys You Can Trust.

We regularly appear in all state and federal courts in North Dakota. Members of our firm have handled more than 50 North Dakota Supreme Court Appeals. Our attorneys have also appeared and argued cases in the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Our attorneys are active in both the legal community of the state and various community minded organizations.

Richard P. Olson


Our Specialized Area of Practice

Financial Law

Financial law is one of our strongest areas of expertise. We represent more than 40 banks and financial institutions throughout North Dakota. The firm regularly represents banks on a variety of regulatory issues, including matters before the North Dakota Banking Commission. The Community Banker, a newsletter on general legal issues pertaining to community banks, is authored by Olson & Burns attorneys and is published on the website of the Independent Community Banks of North Dakota. 

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Our fields of expertise

Let Our Experience Be Your Guide

Our services include preparation and review of contracts and other legal documents, employment issues, contract negotiations, business transactions, and advising clients on complex legal matters. Our representation includes investigation,  negotiation, and litigation of claims at all levels.

Why Choose Olson & Burns P.C.

Legal Assistance For Professionals

Olson & Burns, P.C., Minot’s experienced financial law firm, specializing in commercial collections, estate planning, real estate, and transactional services for individuals, small businesses, corporations, and financial institutions.

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