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Gregory V. Smith has more than 40 years of legal experience and currently focuses on handling real estate, estate planning and probate, and business associations. Mr. Smith has been certified as a Real Property Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association, and has more than 40 years of experience handling real estate matters. In addition to being an experienced litigator, he also possesses a wealth of experience in resolving disputes through mediation. Mr. Smith earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St. Thomas and his Juris Doctor degree from the William Mitchell College of Law. He is admitted to practice in Minnesota and before the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. He is a member of the 18th Judicial District Ethics Committee and is a past president of the 18th District of the Minnesota State Bar. Mr. Smith is actively involved in the local community and has been a member of the Volunteer Attorney Program for nearly four decades.


Practice areas


  1. Mediation: 20%
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Probate: 20%
  4. Estate Planning: 20%
  5. Real Estate: 20%



Hourly ($300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Patrick M O'Donnell

    Greg knows more about Estate Planning, Probate & Real Estate than any other 20 lawyers I know. He always has an answer or knows where to find it. I endorse this lawyer.


    Patrick O'Donnell Employment and labor Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Jacob Thomas Erickson

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Smith has been a skilled counselor longer than most attorneys have been alive. He is an extremely warm man who is very skilled and easy to work with. His detailed understanding of the complicated nuances of tax regulations and estate planning give his clients the edge to maximize their gifts and preserve their assets. If you have a problem, Greg has a solution.


    Jacob Erickson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

Smith, Paulson, O'Donnell and Associates, PLC

201 W Seventh Street
Monticello, MN, 55362


MNAuthorized to practice196806/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified Real Property Law SpecialistMinnesota State Bar AssociationN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
Minnesota State Bar Association, 18th District Bar Association, Ethics CommitteePast PresidentN/A
Minnesota State Bar Association, 18th District Bar Association, Ethics CommitteeMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1968
University of Saint Thomas (St Paul, MN)N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1963