Lawyers Serving North Dakota Since 1939

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Ohnstad Twichell offers excellent compensation and benefits, along with a culture that fosters professional and personal growth. Please submit cover letter and resume to Joy Knutson at [email protected]

Lateral Opportunities – Full Time

Ohnstad Twichell believes in hiring the best people and finding them challenging, fulfilling work. We are one of North Dakota’s oldest and fastest-growing law firms. Our attorneys are afforded the luxury of specializing in their desired area of practice, rather than having to take whatever comes in the door. We are always open to a discussion with highly qualified candidates looking for a new opportunity. Please send a cover letter and resume to Joy Knutson at [email protected] if you are interested in a potential move to Ohnstad Twichell.

Associate Attorney – Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust & Estate Litigation – Full Time

Ohnstad Twichell, one of North Dakota’s fastest-growing full-service law firms, is seeking motivated and qualified candidates for a position with the firm’s estate planning practice group. As an associate attorney at Ohnstad Twichell, you will have the opportunity to learn under the region’s top attorneys while completing meaningful and challenging legal work. This position will, initially, focus on the transactional aspects of estate planning and probate administration. After the selected candidate has developed the necessary skills and understanding of estate planning and probate administration, the position will evolve into a blend of transactional and litigation-based work for the firm’s probate and estate planning clients.

Ohnstad Twichell hires associates carefully, expecting that those selected will eventually become shareholders and spend their careers at Ohnstad Twichell. Associate attorneys enjoy the privilege of significant flexibility in their work and are expected to be self-motivated, hard-working professionals capable of handling a diverse set of projects. In addition to forming professional relationships with clients, Ohnstad Twichell strongly encourages and supports active participation in volunteer and networking activities in the communities we serve. Ohnstad Twichell will consider candidates with experience as well as expected graduates for a start date as late as the fall of 2022, depending upon the circumstances of the selected candidate. To apply for this job email your details to [email protected]

Real Estate Paralegal – Full Time

Ohnstad Twichell in West Fargo is seeking a Full-Time Paralegal to work primarily in the Real Estate practice area.  Duties include conducting title searches, preparing initial drafts of deeds, mortgages, and other real estate documentation, reviewing and analyzing title and survey documents, drafting and organizing transactional documents and conducting closing transactions, arranging closing documentation, and conducting due diligence.  Requires a high level of attention to detail, understanding of legal terminology, exceptional written and verbal communication, accurate keyboarding, word processing proficiency, and exceptional analysis and time management skills.

Position requires Associate Degree and minimum 2 years related experience, with preference given to bachelor’s degree. To apply for this job email your details to [email protected]

Associate Attorney – Litigation Practice Area – Full Time

Ohnstad Twichell, one of North Dakota’s fastest growing full-service law firms, is seeking motivated and qualified candidates for a position with the firm’s litigation practice groups. As an associate attorney at Ohnstad Twichell, you will have the opportunity to learn under the region’s top attorneys while completing meaningful, challenging, and cutting-edge legal work.

We hire associates carefully, with the expectation that those selected will eventually become shareholders and spend their careers at Ohnstad Twichell. Associate attorneys enjoy the privilege of significant flexibility in their work and are expected to be self-motivated, hard-working professionals capable of handling a diverse set of projects. In addition to forming professional relationships with clients, Ohnstad Twichell strongly encourages and supports active participation in volunteer and networking activities within the communities we serve.

Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript, to Joy Knutson at [email protected]