Shelly concentrates on estate planning and trust and probate administration. Her responsibilities include assisting lawyers with:

  • Preparation of wills, trust agreements, powers of attorney, and health care documents
  • Asset transfers and beneficiary designations
  • Valuation of assets
  • Estate and fiduciary income tax returns
  • Preparation of inventories and final accountings of assets
  • Court document drafting and filing
  • Management of trust and estate accounts, including annual accountings and bill payment



Globe College, Oakdale, MN

Inver Hills Community College


  • Minnesota Certified Paralegal (MnCP)

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Professional Associations

  • Member (2012-present) and Chair, Probate and Tax Law Section (2015-present) – Minnesota Paralegal Association

Community Involvement

  • Komen Minnesota Race Steering Committee
  • Committee Member (2017-2021) – M&B Cares