218-879-3363 | Cloquet, MN
Trusted Experience. Local Insight. Personalized Solutions.

“At Rudy Law Firm we start with respect and end with results.”

– Floyd D. Rudy (1935 – 2015)

Carlton County’s Trusted Legal Counsel Since 1973

At Rudy Law Firm our attorneys are dedicated advocates for our community, putting our vast legal experience to work for you. Whether a sensitive transaction or a complex courtroom case, you can count on the undivided attention of a team devoted to your cause, fighting hard yet fair. 

Featured Practice Areas

Probate and Estate Planning

We work directly with you to devise a personalized estate plan, providing maximum protection of your assets. We’ll help you translate your family’s needs and goals to create a secure future for your loved ones. Learn More

Family Law

Our attorneys understand the serious nature of family issues and are sensitive to the unique legal needs of each individual. It is our desire to help clients resolve their case quickly, with the best result for the family. Learn More

Business Succession Planning

As a unique area of law that requires in-depth knowledge of both estate planning and business law, our attorneys help corporations and small businesses plan and implement a smooth transfer of leadership. Learn More

Real Estate and Business Transactions

In every real estate or business transaction, we help clients navigate the complexities. We structure and pursue legal and business strategies that don’t just prevent problems or maintain compliance — we want to help you realize your goals. Learn More

General Civil Litigation

Our law team represents both businesses and individuals in a wide array of civil litigation matters. With over 40 years of courtroom success, we are highly recognized for our problem-solving experience and winning strategies. Our focus is bringing our client’s matters to satisfactory conclusions. Learn More

Municipal and Township Representation

Rudy Law firm has proudly advised and represented Minnesota townships and municipalities for decades. Our deep experience in municipal legal issues allows us to assist cities and townships in functioning efficiently and effectively. Learn More

Why Rudy Law Firm

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Trusted Experience

As Carlton County’s largest and most experienced full service law firm, we provide expertise in a broad spectrum of specialties. Rudy Law Firm has the history, experience, and knowledge to provide the guidance you can trust.

Local Insight

Our roots are deeply planted in the community where we live and work, and we consider it our privilege to provide legal representation for our neighbors. The attorneys at Rudy Law Firm are well known as collaborative deal makers – we know how to pull people together and get deals done.

Personalized Solutions

We don’t believe in one-size-fits-all answers. Our focus is building personal relationships with our clients, getting to know them to fully understand their legal needs. This client-centered approach allows us to provide tailored, successful legal solutions that make a real difference.

Let’s talk about how our experience can make a difference for you

Our Attorneys

Frank Yetka

Frank Yetka

Attorney at Law / Partner

David C. Pritchett

David C. Pritchett

Attorney at Law / Partner

William T. Helwig

William T. Helwig

Attorney at Law / Partner

John M. Gassert

John M. Gassert

Of Counsel

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What Our Clients Say

“Having worked with many law firms, The Rudy Law Firm stands out as the best in the business. They have a fantastic group of hardworking, honest lawyers and staff who have played a critical part in our business and real estate endeavors.”

Don Proulx

President, Pru Properties

“The Rudy Law firm has been an essential part of our real estate business in my 36 years here at Potlatch. From all things real estate related and from deals as small as an acre or less to as large as 60,000 acres their expertise and results-based approach have been a perfect fit for our business to succeed. You can absolutely expect straightforward, creative, and honest conversations as you explore options and solutions to any number of issues or challenges that surface in your transaction. I highly recommend the very talented group at the Rudy Law Office! “

Shawn Sunnarborg

Real Estate Manager, Great Lakes Region, PotlatchDeltic Corporation

“The Cloquet Law Firm has done our Township legal business for almost 40 years. They always take the extra time to explain our legal position and the impacts of each possible choice made. We recommend them to our associates without reservation and often.”

Dan Reed

Chair, Automba Township


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813 Cloquet Avenue, Cloquet, MN 55720 / CALL US: 218-879-3363