Toni practices in the areas of estate planning, including estate and gift tax planning and special needs trusts, probate and trust administration, and charitable planning.  She works with individual and business clients on real estate transactions, including commercial leases, assisting clients with business entity planning, and business succession planning.

Toni has been practicing law since 2005 and is licensed in North Dakota, Minnesota, and Arizona.  Toni is also a Certified Public Accountant, having earned her CPA designation in 2003.

Kristen Traiser

Attorney

Kristen focuses her practice on estate planning for traditional and non-traditional families, farm and business succession planning, probate administration, trust administration, special needs planning, and elder law planning.  She also assists clients with real estate matters, as well as business entity matters, including formation and organization, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and winding up and dissolution. Kristen is licensed to practice in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Ellie Steffes Sandin Law

Ellie Steffes

Attorney

Ellie focuses her practice on estate planning for traditional and non-traditional families, farm and business succession planning, probate administration, trust administration, and special needs planning.  She also assists  clients with real estate matters and business entity matters, including formation and organization, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and winding up and dissolution. Ellie is licensed to practice law in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Justin Rose

Attorney

Justin works as a civil litigator assisting individuals and organizations across a wide variety of industries. Justin’s experience includes advising clients and litigating actions concerning trust and probate disputes, partnership and securities, insurance coverage, and non-competition and trade secret matters. He is involved in all phases of litigation and has successfully represented clients in state, federal, and appellate courts, as well as arbitration and mediation. Justin is licensed to practice in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Jessica McCaslin

Lead Paralegal

Jessica is our lead paralegal and has been working with Sandin Law for more than a decade, assisting with all aspects of the firm’s law practice. With outstanding customer service  and an excellent work ethic, Jessica plays an important role in delivering sophisticated estate plans for our clients.

Kelly Brammer

Paralegal

Kelly assists with drafting estate planning documents, probate documents, business organizational documents, and real estate documents. She also assists with the coordination of our estate planning clients' assets to ensure they are aligned with their estate plan.

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Brianna Gratz

Administrative Assistant

Brianna assists with client coordination, scheduling and our office management. With excellent personal relationship skills, she ensures our clients know what to expect when they come to our office and helps prospective new clients feel welcome and in a place where we can help.