Stephen P. Astrup

Stephen P. Astrup

Attorney
Location:
Moorhead, Minnesota
Phone:
(218) 236-6462
Fax:
(218) 236-9873
Email:

Steve enjoys educating individuals on estate planning and frequently presents seminars on estate planning and probate matters, long-term care planning, and guardianship and conservatorship law.

Before joining Vogel Law Firm, Steve practiced at a boutique law firm in Fargo, North Dakota. Prior to private practice, Steve served as a Certified Student Attorney in the Clay County Attorney’s Office in Moorhead, Minnesota and the Washington County Public Defender’s Office in Stillwater, Minnesota. He also served as a judicial extern to Judge Gary R. Schurrer of Washington County, Minnesota.

Steve received his undergraduate degrees in Political Science and Business from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of St. Thomas School of Law.

Steve is an active member of the community and currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Arc West Central and Arc Minnesota (Interim) and Hospice of the Red River Valley. He is a firefighter for the Dilworth Fire Department and a member of the Planning Commission for the City of Dilworth.

Steve grew up on a farm and currently resides in Dilworth, Minnesota. During planting and harvesting, Steve can be found helping the family farm. In his spare time, Steve enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, including running and skiing.

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning & Probate

Honors and Distinctions

  • Certified Farm Succession Coordinator by the International Farm Transition Network
  • Great Plains Rising Stars®, Thomson/Reuters (2018)

Admitted to Practice

  • Minnesota, 2013
  • North Dakota, 2014

Memberships

  • Cass County Bar Association, Member
  • Clay County Bar Association, Member
  • North Dakota State Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Arc Minnesota Board of Directors
  • Hospice of Red River Valley Board of Directors
  • Guardianship Association of North Dakota
  • Minnesota Association of Guardianship & Conservatorship
  • Planning Commission for the City of Dilworth
  • Red River Valley Estate Planning Council

Community Involvement

  • Arc Minnesota Board of Directors
  • Hospice of Red River Valley Board of Directors
  • Guardianship Association of North Dakota
  • Minnesota Association of Guardianship & Conservatorship
  • Planning Commission for the City of Dilworth
  • Red River Valley Estate Planning Council