About

Founded by Paul N. Muske and Josephine L. Muske in 1978, the firm was joined by Maryellen Suhrhoff in 1999, Matthew L. Muske in 2010, and Jeanette Pidde in 2013.

Paul N. Muske – Business Law, Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, Tax, Municipal Law

Paul graduated from Valpraiso University School of Law, Valpraiso, Indiana, in 1975. He practiced law in Glencoe, Minnesota, before moving to Springfield to found the law firm with wife, Josephine. Paul is licensed to practice in Minnesota. He is the City Attorney for the cities of Springfield, Comfrey, Lamberton, Walnut Grove, and Sanborn.

When Paul isn’t at the office, he can be found woodworking in his garage, helping his four children with house projects, or working on restoring his 1930 Ford Model A.

Josephine L. Muske  Estate Planning, Elder Law, Real Estate, Probate, Tax

Josephine graduated from Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1977. She is licensed to practice in Minnesota. In her free time, Jo tends to her extensive flower gardens, travels, and spends time with her five young grandchildren.

Maryellen Suhrhoff – Probate, Estate Planning, Elder Law, Real Estate, Family Law, Municipal Law

Maryellen graduated from Albany Law School, Union University, in Albany, New York, in 1997. Maryellen was an attorney for Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services in Worthington, Minnesota, before joining the firm. Maryellen is based in the Windom office location and is a general practice attorney. She is licensed to practice in Minnesota, South Dakota, and New York. She is a qualified Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Neutral, and is qualified to represent clients in child protection matters. Maryellen is the City Attorney for the cities of Mountain Lake, Storden, and Westbrook.

Matthew L. Muske – Estate Planning, Tax, Real Estate, Agricultural Law, Elder Law, Municipal Law, Landlord/Tenant

Matthew graduated from Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, in 2009. Following graduation, Matthew returned to Springfield to join the family law firm. He is licensed to practice in Minnesota. Matthew is the City Attorney for the City of Bingham Lake.

Jeanette Pidde – Estate Planning, Real Estate, Tax, Probate, Elder Law, LLC Law

Jeanette graduated from Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, in 2012. After working as an Attorney Editor for Thomson Reuters in Eagan, Minnesota, she returned to the Springfield community to join her parents and her brother in the practice of law. Jeanette is licensed to practice in Minnesota. As part of a general practice firm, Jeanette enjoys working with clients in a variety of practice areas.