Estate Planning Attorney in the Alexandria & Glenwood MN Lakes Area

Peace Of Mind For You & Your Family

JoEllen's unique estate planning process is designed to capture and preserve your personal legacy so that your wisdom, life lessons and values are reflected in your estate planning and shared with your loved ones at the appropriate time.

A different kind of law firm that focuses on you, your legacy.

JoEllen Doebbert has been serving clients in Douglas and Pope Counties, including the cities of Alexandria, Glenwood and Starbuck, since 1991. JoEllen will listen to your story, help you articulate your objectives, and offer solutions that will mean peace of mind for you and your family. 


Practice Areas

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Your situation and goals are unique, and your estate plan should be, too.



A Revocable Trust will make settlement of your estate remarkably easier for your loved ones and will bring you peace of mind regarding your affairs. 



Powers of Attorney

A power of attorney allows you to name someone to act for you to handle your financial affairs or to manage your property in case of incapacity.


Medical Directives

Naming a healthcare agent to make medical decisions for you when you cannot means peace of mind for you and your loved ones.


Legacy Conversations

Leave a lasting expression of your love through a Legacy Conversation.



When someone dies, where to start can be overwhelming. We can help. 


Elder Law

Planning for incapacity is so important at any age, but especially for the elderly.

Schedule An Appointment

Contact us to learn more about our services and discuss first steps. We are here to make the process easy for you.

Live On With A Legacy Conversation

With a legacy conversation, we turn a simple chat into a touching and lasting treasure. Using a handful of interesting questions and a digital recorder, we help you share and save the lessons and experiences of your life.

Kind Words

"JoEllen was simply outstanding- honest and authentic, intelligent and professional, yet personable." 


“It is a relief knowing our estate will be handled the way we wish.” 


“Considerate and thorough – all I’s dotted and T’s crossed!”


“Competent, no nonsense, honest, direct. The only lawyer I have enjoyed working with!” 


“Competent, no nonsense, honest, direct. The only lawyer I have enjoyed working with!” 


“Comfortable, non-threatening, trustworthy. So welcoming. Gave me a sense of peace during a stressful time.”


“You have helped in bringing our family closer. You feel like family!”