Bob McLeod is a Private Wealth Planning partner at Best & Flanagan.
He is listed as among the Top 100 Lawyers in Minnesota for his accomplished probate, trust, guardianship and fiduciary litigation practice. Bob often works on everything that involves the probate court. He writes estate plans that range from a simple will to the most advanced estate planning the law allows. He represents clients administering an estate and trust, and represents clients when litigation erupts in an estate or trust matter. Bob is also very experienced in guardianships and conservatorships.
Bob collaborated with the Minnesota Legislature on drafting the state’s probate and guardianship law, and assisted in developing the court-approved forms requested by the state for use by attorneys practicing guardianship and conservatorship law. Minnesota CLE recently published the new, third edition of the Minnesota Guardianship and Conservatorship Law Handbook, authored and edited by Bob. The Handbook has been fully updated to cover the 2020 legislative changes to Minnesota’s guardianship and conservatorship statues, and now includes an eFormbook containing more than 140 forms in use by the Minnesota Judicial Branch.
Bob is a frequent public speaker on topics surrounding estate planning, probate, trusts, guardianships and conservatorships. His most recent webcast series covers the Minnesota Guardianship and Conservatorship Law Handbook, and will be available on-demand through Minnesota CLE.