Jennifer Gumbel




(507) 433-7889

Jennifer Gumbel is originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  Jennifer serves clients in the areas of estate planning and probate. She takes a special interest in guiding clients in addressing issues arising when their loved ones pass away and helping them prevent issues from arising in their own estate, especially for farming families locally and international families globally.

Jennifer is a frequent presenter and blogger on the topic, with a passion to inform people on the process of managing and distributing property after a death and how to best organize their affairs to make the process as smooth as possible for their loved ones. She also assists clients in their real estate and business needs, particularly in conjunction with organizing their affairs.

Areas Of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Business Entities

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. Federal Courts


  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • J.D.
    • Honors: With Honors
  • University of Minnesota
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science and German Studies
  • Association Free Lutheran Bible School, Degree of General Bible

Published Works

  • Presenter, 2015 MSBA 9 Days in June CLE - Wills and Estate Plans (Rochester)
  • Presenter, 2013 MSBA Probate and Trust Section CLE - International Estate Issues (St. Paul)
  • Blogger, An Organized (after)Life
  • Author, Got Milch?: The Effect of Foreign Citizenship on Agricultural Estate Planning in the Wake of European Dairy Immigration, Drake Journal of Agricultural Law, Spring 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Member, Europe Committee Steering Group, American Bar Association
  • Member, Minnesota Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board, 10th District Committee
  • Past Mayor, LeRoy, MN
  • Past Vice President, Southeast Minnesota League of Municipalities
  • Past Board Member, KSMQ Television

Past Employment Positions

  • Owner, Springer & Gumbel, P.A., Fillmore County, Minnesota
  • Law Clerk, Third Judicial District, Mower County, Minnesota

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