Tim Richard has been a shareholder at Serkland Law Firm since 2006. Before joining the firm in 1999, he served as a law clerk to U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen K. Klein in Fargo from 1997–1999.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • North Dakota, 1997
  • Minnesota, 1998
  • South Dakota, 2018
  • U.S. District Court – District of North Dakota, 1999


  • Juris Doctor – University of North Dakota School (1997)

Honors: Order of the Coif and Best Oralist Award at the Pace University Environmental  Law Moot Court Competition

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics – North Dakota State University (1992)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Certified as an Accredited Estate Planner designee by the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils
  • Red River Valley Estate Planning Council
  • State Bar Association of North Dakota
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Cass County Bar Association
  • Pheasants Forever

If you would like to work with Tim, contact him today.