Minnesota Estate Planning Attorney Zachary Wiegand Named Minnesota Super Lawyer for 2023

Gold Leaf Estate Planning, LLC

POSTED ON: October 6, 2023
Zachary Wiegand Super Lawyer 2023

We are pleased to announce that Minnesota Estate Planning Attorney Zachary Wiegand has been named a Minnesota Super Lawyer for 2023 by Super Lawyers Magazine for the Estate Planning and Probate practice area. This marks the seventh consecutive year, beginning in 2017, that Zach has been nominated by his peers (other attorneys) and selected to this list.

You can view Zachary A. Wiegand’s Super Lawyer profile here:

Zachary A. Wiegand, SuperLawyers Profile

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More about Zach:

Zachary Wiegand is a Minnesota estate planning and probate attorney who counsels clients on estate planning, probate, and trust administration matters. Zach helps families preserve and protect their hard-earned assets by drafting comprehensive and protective estate plans including wills, trusts, health care directives and powers of attorney. Following the death of a loved one, Zach also helps navigate families through the probate or trust administration process.

By working closely with his clients and listening intently to their concerns, Zach is better able to understand the goals and wishes of each individual and family he represents. Once each client’s goals are identified, Zach is then able to provide complex solutions in understandable terms.

Zach earned his J.D., cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law where he also received Dean’s List honors. While at William Mitchell, he was named a Student Award of Merit Finalist. Prior to attending law school, Zach earned his Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in history at Norwich University where he played for the Norwich Cadets men’s ice hockey team.

Upon graduating from law school, Zach served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Tammi A. Fredrickson in Minnesota’s 10th judicial district. Following his judicial clerkship, Zach practiced with an estate planning firm in St. Paul and subsequently opened his own estate planning practice.

An Arizona native, Zach is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Probate & Trust Law Section and Wealth Counsel, a national organization of estate planning attorneys dedicated to practice excellence. Zach has also served as President of the Board of Directors for the Shattuck-St. Mary’s School Foundation. Zach lives in Lakeville with his wife, Ruth and their son Henrik. In his spare time, Zach enjoys traveling, reading, watching sports, and spending time with his family.