"Nancy is a seasoned and respected estate planning attorney, and did an outstanding job updating all of our plans."

"You are putting your family in the very best of hands if you seek Nancy's legal counsel on your estate plan."

"Nancy's advocacy, commitment and diligence throughout my ever changing & complicated legal journey has been outstanding!"

"Worked with Nancy and her team on estate planning and will creation. They were thorough, professional and a pleasure to work with."

Protect your financial interests, those of your family, and others you care about

Your estate planning/probate attorney located in Minnetonka, serving all of Minnesota, can help

If you:

  • Need to make sure your interests are being protected
  • Need a Will or Trust or want one reviewed
  • Need help navigating the probate process
  • Are considering challenging a Will

Bender-Kelner Wills, Trusts & Estates, P.A. Law Firm is here for you.


We have over 30+ years of experience in the fields of estate planning, probate and Trust administration, estate disputes (including Will contests), and beneficiary representation.

Attorney Nancy Bender-Kelner has been recognized for her work in these fields by her clients, peers, and many organizations. We can be there to give you as much or as little guidance as you need, to get your affairs in order, fulfill your fiduciary duties, or pursue your rights to an inheritance.

Speak with an estate planning/probate attorney serving Minnetonka, the Twin Cities area, and throughout Minnesota, to get the legal counsel you need. Our office is easily accessible -- you can drive up to the door. No parking hassles. We have evening hours upon request. And you can request an appointment at any time by calling our office at (952) 930-3700.


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Our office is conveniently located in Tonkawood Office Park on Highway 7 in Minnetonka, Minnesota

We offer a variety of trust and estate related legal services

Bender-Kelner Wills, Trusts & Estates, P.A. Law Firm is dedicated to providing exceptional legal help to clients in Minnetonka, and throughout Minnesota. We also have many clients who live outside Minnesota who have interests in a Minnesota estate or trust and use us to make sure their interests are protected.
Our services include:

  • Wills, trusts and estate planning -- to help you get your affairs in order
  • Probate and trust administration -- to see to the orderly distribution of an estate or trust
  • Fiduciary representation -- to help you fulfill your duties as a trustee or personal representative and protect you from any liability
  • Premarital (Antenuptial) Agreements
  • Consultation with other lawyers -- to review documents drafted by other lawyers or to discuss estate planning or probate or Trust administration matters
  • Beneficiary representation -- to make sure your rights are protected and you receive your full inheritance
  • Will, Trust and probate disputes -- to address any issues that arise with a Will or Trust (including Will contests and fiduciary malfeasance)



We also have experience with other fields of law. Schedule a consultation with and/or call us today to see if we can help you with your legal matter.
Bender-Kelner Wills, Trusts & Estates, P.A. prides itself on providing the above top-notch services at a fair price in an accessible location -- drive up and park at the door!

Home and Hospital Visits
We will meet with clients at their homes or in the hospital if they cannot or if it is difficult for them to come into the office.



Service Areas

We work with all Minnesota residents.

Eden Prairie
Golden Valley

We are based in Minnetonka, MN but serve all of Minnesota.
Don't see your city listed? Give us a call anyways: (952) 930-3700


Mon: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Tue: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Wed: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Thu: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Fri: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Evenings and Weekends by appointment