Bill Briggs has practiced law with his firm since 1970 and has extensive legal... more
Bill Briggs has practiced law with his firm since 1970 and has extensive legal experience with special emphasis on general civil litigation, personal injury claims, real estate, wills, trusts probate and municipal law. He is a 1967 cum laude graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead and a 1970 graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School where he was a member of the Moot Court... view profile
More than 30 years experience as a reliable, useful, and affordable lawyer with a... more
More than 30 years experience as a reliable, useful, and affordable lawyer with a neighborhood practice in south Minneapolis. I help people with inter-generational transfers. It is much easier and cheaper to plan around family disputes, taxes, and nursing home expenses. There are cheaper ways to avoid probate than paying for a canned living trust. I think too many people get taken on those thi... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.