William G. Peterson

William G. Peterson

Partner since 1983
Location:
Bloomington, Minnesota
Phone:
888-392-8394
Fax:
952-831-2550
Email:
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William G. Peterson is the principal of Peterson Law Office, P.A. in Bloomington, MN.  his practice focuses on probate, estate planning, water law, game and fish law, bankruptcy, real estate and water law.  Mr. Peterson has practiced law for 35 years.  He served nine years with the Minnesota Attorney General's Office.  He was elected for two terms to the Minnesota House of Representatives for District 38B in Bloomington, MN.  Mr. Peterson has maintained a private practice in Bloomington since 1978.

Areas of Practice

  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning
  • Wills & Trusts
  • Water Law
  • Game and Fish Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Real Estate
  • Criminal

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1969
  • Wisconsin, 1983
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1970
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1976
  • U.S. District Court, 1989

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1969
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Award, Labor Law
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A. - 1966

Published Works

  • Public Water Law Bench & Bar, March, 1974

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Normandale Community College, 1981 - 1983
  • Lecturer, Normandale Community College, 1994 - 1995

Honors and Awards

  • Referee, Hennepin County Conciliation (Small Claims) Court
  • Arbitrator, Automobile Insurance Panel
  • Who's Who in American Law (Listed Since 2nd Edition)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Member
  • Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Viking Council, Board of Directors, Boy Scouts of America, 1979 - 1984
  • Hennepin County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • American Arbitration Association (No-Fault Panel), Arbitrator, 1986 - 2004
  • Hennepin County Conciliation Court, Referee, 1982 - 2002