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Ron Knoll is a shareholder with ABST Law. He is licensed to practice law in North Dakota, Minnesota and Colorado. With over 25 years of legal experience, both in and out of the courtroom, his practice includes legal work in civil litigation, insurance law, commercial law, business transactions, contracts, corporate formations and estate planning. He has been with ABST Law since 2004. Prior to that, he worked in-house as corporate counsel for an insurance company and had worked as a civil litigator in private practice with a different law firm. Ron believes that his principal job as a lawyer is to prevent and solve legal problems. He takes pride in having good communications and working closely with his clients to ensure that whatever the legal goal or issue, that he and his client have a mutual understanding of it and the best strategy so as to achieve the desired result in an efficient and cost effective manner.

Education and Experience:

ABST Law (since 2004)
Nodak Mutual Insurance Company, Fargo, ND (2000-2003)
Jeffries, Olson, Flom & Bullis, Fargo, ND (1994-2000)
University of Connecticut School of Law – LL.M. Insurance Law (2003)
Notre Dame Law School – LL.M. International Law (1993)
University of North Dakota – J.D. (1992)
Moorhead State University – BB.S. Accounting (1988)

Bar Admissions:

North Dakota Supreme Court (1993)
U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota (1994)
Minnesota Supreme Court (1994)
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota (1995)
Colorado Supreme Court (1995)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (1995)


Criminal Law – Infants: Minor’s Waiver of Constitutional and Statutory Rights Carefully Scrutinized by North Dakota’s Courts, Volume 67 N.D. Law Review (1991)

Professional Activities and Awards

North Dakota Bar Association
Cass County Bar Association

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