Jannelle Steger Combs has a broad background in real estate, oil and gas, general... more
Jannelle Steger Combs has a broad background in real estate, oil and gas, general business and estate planning law. She assists operators and non-operators in oil and gas litigation and transactional matters, including conducting oil and gas title examinations, advising on title (ownership) rights and preparing drilling, division, mortgage and acquisition title opinions. Jannelle helps land ow... view profile
I have six children, three boys and three girls. My oldest son Sam is also a lawyer... more
I have six children, three boys and three girls. My oldest son Sam is also a lawyer and has been practicing with my firm for five years. I enjoy boating and golf in the summer and play hockey in the winter. I was born in Montana and moved to Michigan and California before graduating from high school in North Dakota. I attended the University of North Dakota for undergraduate and then Gonzag... view profile
Why do I offer free email consultations on any legal issue? After practicing for... more
Why do I offer free email consultations on any legal issue? After practicing for more than 30 years I have seen many situations where a problem was made much worse because the people involved did not consult an attorney at the beginning. Many people do not consult attorneys because they do not know how much it will cost and believe that it will be very expensive, much more than they can aff... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.