Butts, Schneider & Butts, LLP

155 S Lake St.
Forest Lake, MN 55025
Phone: 651-464-6162
Fax: 651-464-8180

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Additional hours are available by appointment

Payment options

  • Bank Checks
  • Cash
  • Credit Cards
  • Personal Checks

Service areas

  • Forest Lake, MN
  • Minneapolis, MN (Metro)
  • St Paul, MN (Metro)
 
 

Steve L. Butts

 

Attorney and partner

After he obtained an electrical engineering degree in 1967, Steve worked for four years as an engineer before going to law school in the fall of 1971. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1974 and has been practicing in Forest Lake, MN ever since - for nearly 40 years.
 

His experience includes:

  • Assisting clients in the purchase and sale of land, homes, farms, condominiums, and townhomes
  • Conservation and preservation of assets for those contemplating a long-term care residence
  • Creation and advice on corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and other business entities
  • Creation and review of leases
  • Development and subdivision of land
  • Drafting wills and trusts
  • Guardianships and conservatorships
  • Probates for deceased persons
  • Purchase and sale of businesses of all kinds
  • Trust management
 
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Areas of law:

 
  • Business law
  • Corporation and Business law
  • Elder law
 
  • Probate and Estate Planning law
  • Real estate law
 

Honors and community

Steve is certified as a Real Property Law Specialist by the Real Property Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association. He is a member of the Minnesota State Bar.
Outside of his practice, Steve spends a lot of time with his wife of 44 years, his three children, their spouses, and his five grandchildren. Steve also enjoys snow and water skiing, and his hobbies include model railroading and muscle car restoration.

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