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Krahmer, Shaffer & Edmundson, Ltd.

For years Krahmer, Shaffer & Edmundson, Ltd. has been providing integrated legal and tax advice to individuals, farmers and businesses.

We assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, personal service and work ethic are the reasons our clients return year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients attain their financial and family objectives. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our client's needs through listening, research and sound analysis.

Our dedication to meeting the needs of our clients has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around Fairmont. Rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Krahmer, Shaffer & Edmundson, Ltd. receive personalized, competent and timely legal and tax advice.

Our Team

Bruce Krahmer, attorney, born and raised on a farm north of Fairmont. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School cum laude in 1965. He has been in practice for over 45 years as an attorney in Fairmont. He and his wife, Donna have two children and four grandchildren. Pam and her husband, Mike Krahmer, live in Mankato with their sons, Douglas and Kevin. Sue and her husband Bruce Fordahl live in Rogers with their sons, Erik and Ryan. Bruce continues to work with existing clients but is not taking on new projects.

Kim A. Shaffer, attorney, was born and raised on a farm outside of Pipestone, Minnesota. He received his Juris Doctor cum laude degree from the University of Minnesota in 1979. Kim practiced in the areas of business law, partnership, corporations, estate planning, probate and real estate in New Ulm for 15 years before joining our firm in 1994. Kim is now 100% owner of Krahmer, Shaffer & Edmundson, Ltd. He and his wife, Jan, have three sons, Al and his wife, Katie with their daughters Harley, and new baby Avery and son, John, live in Houston, TX, Scott lives in Minneapolis and Ted lives in Houston TX. Jan works at her home doing long arm quilting (www.pinegrovequilting.net). View Résumé

Brandon J. Edmundson, attorney, was born in Iowa City, Iowa, and raised in College Station, Texas. He received his under-graduate degree from Texas A&M University in 2002, and graduated from Drake University Law School with high honors in 2006. Brandon practiced in the areas of banking, oil & gas, general commercial litigation and estate planning in Fort Worth, Texas for 7 years before joining our firm in 2013. He and his wife, Sara, have a daughter, Ada, and a Beagle/Catahoula mix named Dash. View Résumé

Sara L. Edmundson, attorney, received her law degree from Drake University Law School in 2006 where she was on the Dean’s List and a Student Attorney with the Middleton Center for Children’s Rights. She graduated from St. Olaf College, cum laude, with a double-major in English and Psychology in 2002. Her practice areas include real estate, estate planning, estate administration, and elder law. Sara is licensed to practice law in Minnesota and Texas (currently inactive). Sara lives in Fairmont with her husband, Brandon, children Ada and Nicholas, and rescue dog, Dash. View Résumé

Derrick M. Greiner, attorney, was born and raised on a farm near Truman, Minnesota, before later moving to town with his family. He received his undergraduate degree from Winona State University and Minnesota State University – Mankato in 2011, and graduated, cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law in 2015. Derrick worked in numerous practice areas as a Law Clerk for Judge Richards in Faribault County for two years prior to the joining the firm in 2017. Derrick is licensed to practice law in Minnesota, and his practice areas include tax, real estate, estate planning and administration, ag law, and business law. View Résumé

Kimberly Wubbena, legal assistant, joined the firm in 1988. She works for all the attorneys at the firm within the fields of law the firm practices. Kim and her husband, David, have three children, Amber Hansen and her husband, Jeremy and their daughter Justiss, Michael and his wife Emily with their two children Ella and Evan and Brooke. Kimberly enjoys spending time with her family, reading, working in her flower garden or anywhere near water fishing or boating.

Betty Clark, a staff accountant/tax preparer, has worked at the firm during tax season for over 20 years. Both Betty and her husband, Jerry, grew up in Fairmont. They have one son, Bill. Bill and his wife, Kris, live near Boston with their four children, Andrew, Alex and Josh, and Natalia. Trips to the East Coast are a common occurrence!

Lisa Kuhl, staff accountant/payroll/tax preparer, joined our firm in September of 2016. Lisa has over 24 years of experience in bookkeeping, tax preparation and payroll services. Lisa graduated from College of St. Catherine (University of St. Catherine) with a BA in Accounting in 1993. She and her husband Scott, both from Fairmont, moved back in 1998 and started a family. They have two boys Colby & Carson Kuhl. Scott is a Marketing Associate with Sysco Foods of Western MN.

Dianna Christenson, legal secretary, has over 25 years of experience working as legal secretary. Dianna and her husband Dale live in Granada. They have two children. Tammy and her two children Brooklyn and Jacob live in Alexandria, Minnesota. Jason and his wife Megan and daughter Emma live in East Chain, Minnesota. Dianna enjoys camping and being at the lake during the summer and enjoys making her own greeting cards during the winter.