Firm Overview

Estate Planning for a Sophisticated Clientele

Our clientele includes professionals, business owners, land owners, and farmers throughout Rochester, Southeastern Minnesota, the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, and the surrounding areas. Our office assists our professional and small business clients with their complex estate planning needs. At Rodney D. Anderson Law Offices, LLC, we offer in-depth knowledge of all estate planning tools available to meet your goals, while minimizing your estate tax obligation, and properly transferring your assets. We work extensively with U.S. citizen and non-U.S. citizen clients.

Our clients understand that their estate plan is not complete until their real property, investments, insurance policies, retirement accounts, and business assets have been properly titled, transferred, and beneficiary designations have been made to correspond with their estate plan. At Rodney D. Anderson Law Offices, LLC, we assist our clients in completing these tasks. We encourage our clients to periodically review their estate plans with us. Estate plan review allows us to address any issues that arise as a result of changes in our clients' lives.

Our Firm

Rodney D. Anderson Law Offices, LLC, was established in October 2002, with the main office located on the corner of Broadway and Second Street South in Rochester, Minnesota. The firm was established to provide clear, understandable, complete, competent, and timely legal services to our clients. Our attorneys practice exclusively in the areas of estate planning, business succession planning, small business consultation, taxation, trust estate administration, and probate administration We have the education, knowledge, and experience that our clients require to assist them with their estate planning and business planning needs.

Extensive Experience

Rod Anderson has more than 30 years of experience practicing law in the areas of estate planning, wills, trusts, probate, taxation, business succession planning, and estate administration. He received his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law, and he earned a Masters of Law in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC. Rod taught estate tax planning as an adjunct professor at Hamline Law School for many years, and is a frequent lecturer on estate planning topics.

Rod has been awarded fellowship in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He has an AV peer rating* with Martindale-Hubbell for superior legal skills and ethical standards. Rod has been recognized by his peers as a Minnesota Super Lawyer* for many years. He is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association, the Minnesota Trust and Probate Law Section, and served a six year term on the Minnesota Probate and Trust Council. Rod has served on the boards of many local charitable organizations.

Contact Rodney D. Anderson Law Offices, LLC

To schedule a consultation in Rochester or the Twin Cities call 507-218-2293, or complete our online contact form.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.