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About Me

My staff and I work hard to provide understandable legal options for clients with questions about real estate, estate planning, probate, trusts and general business and elder law matters.


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Practice Areas


  1. Real Estate: 50%
    34 years
  2. State, Local And Municipal Law: 10%
  3. Business: 10%
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 


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Contact Info

32 Main Av N
Po Box 657
Harmony, MN, 55939-0657


MNAuthorized to practice198106/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Outstanding Volunteer AttorneySE MN Regional Legal Services, Inc.1986
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
City AttorneyCity of Peterson2013 - Present
City AttorneyCity of Whalan2012 - Present
City AttorneyCity of Canton2001 - Present
City AttorneyCity of Mabel1994 - Present
AttorneyRichard A. Nethercut, P.A.1990 - Present
City AttorneyCity of Harmony1990 - Present
Assistant Public Defender3rd District Public Defender1982 - 1990
PartnerPlowman & Nethercut1981 - 2000
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Minnesota Client Security BoardBoard Chair2011 - 2012
Minnesota Client Security BoardBoard Member2006 - 2012
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning CenterBoard President1999 - 2001
Minnesota State Bar Association, 10th District Bar AssociationPresident1998 - 1999
SE Minnesota Development CorporationPresident1995 - 1998
Minnesota State Bar Association Ethics CommitteeBoard Member1992 - 1997
SE Minnesota Development CorporationBoard Member1992 - 1998
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning CenterBoard Member1991 - 2001
Minnesota State Bar Association, 10th District Bar AssociationPresident1987 - 1988
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Macalester CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976