A unified, collaborative team delivering
legal solutions for exceptional client satisfaction

Company Values


To be honest, ethical, and trustworthy in our actions.


To fully understand and honor our family, peers, and community.


To be immersed in the circumstances affecting those around us.


To pursue delivery of outstanding results in all we are a part of.


To work together in order to create the best final outcome.
Ohnstad Twichell Real Estate Law West Fargo Moorhead Page North Dakota

Our History

The law firm of Ohnstad Twichell, P.C., was founded in 1939, by Manfred R. Ohnstad.  In 1955, the firm partnered with Daniel R. Twichell, and the name has remained since then.  The firm has deep roots in the Red River Valley, with offices in Casselton, Hillsboro, Page and West Fargo, ND.

Ohnstad Twichell has grown to become one of the largest law firms in the region, yet continues to remain committed to its core values:  Integrity, respect, teamwork, communication, and excellence.  As the firm grows, its employees remain anchored to its core values to provide clients exceptional legal service in a number of practice areas.

The staff at Ohnstad Twichell are a team of dedicated and talented professionals committed to improving the lives of their clients and creating strong communities by providing custom legal solutions with integrity and excellence.

With the move of its West Fargo office to the new location at 444 Sheyenne Street in West Fargo, Ohnstad Twichell is poised for future growth, and remains the community-minded law firm that provides personalized, broad-ranging legal services that meet the needs of its clients.


Committed to improving lives and creating strong communities by providing custom legal solutions with integrity and excellence through dedicated and talented professionals.

May 7, 2020 in News, Probate/Estate and Trust Administration

McPherson joins Ohnstad Twichell team

A new attorney has joined the team at Ohnstad Twichell law firm in Casselton. Jenna McPherson, Ayr, joined attorney Delvin Losing April 20 where she will be specializing in probate…
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April 21, 2020 in Business/Corporate Law, Civil & Criminal Litigation, Real Estate Law

Fallout from the Eviction Ban

The mortgage is due, the plumber wants to get paid, and your property manager needs a check for the monthly management fee. But your tenants are not paying their rent,…
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April 8, 2020 in News

Leah Carlson Elected President of NDACDL

At a reorganizational meeting of the North Dakota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers held on March 31, 2020, Ohnstad Twichell's very own Leah Carlson was elected President of the Association. …
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