Associate Attorney

 Jacob L. Geiermann

Attorney Jacob L. Geiermann is a member of Ohnstad Twichell’s Trust and Estates Practice Group and was selected to the 2019 Great Plains Rising Stars list of North Dakota. Born and raised in Bismarck, he attended the University of North Dakota, where he obtained his accounting and law degrees. Collaborating with our firm’s attorneys and staff, Jacob strives to understand each client’s specific needs. He provides estate planning and tax planning services to individuals and business owners, with an emphasis on their unique family, community, and philanthropic goals. He regularly represents personal representatives and trustees after the loss of a loved one and helps to administer trusts and estates in the most efficient manner possible. Jacob is active in the professional community, is a frequent speaker on trust and estate topics, and serves in leadership roles within national and regional nonprofit organizations. He has experience as a lobbyist, has drafted legislation, and advocates for improvements to trust and estate laws in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Estate Planning, Probate, & Trust
  • Undergraduate: University of North Dakota – Accountancy
  • Law School: University of North Dakota School of Law – Juris Doctor
  • Licensed to practice in North Dakota, Minnesota, and the United States Tax Court

Jacob has achieved the following honors and distinctions:

  • Fellow, American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law

  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers Great Plains – 2018, 2019

As an attorney, Jacob actively participates in the following organizations:

  • Red River Valley Estate Planning Council Board of Directors
  • FM Area Foundation Development Committee
  • Legislation Committee of the Probate and Trust Law Section, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • WealthCounsel – Member