Joel concentrates his practice in the area of government relations. He has more than 25 years of experience in lobbying and regulatory representation. He is listed in "The Best Lawyers in America" publication in the areas of government relations, administrative/regulatory law, and insurance law.
In addition to Joel's broad and diverse lobbying practice, he also has extensive background in state and national association management in the banking industry and organized bar activities.
Joel is a member of the board of directors of State Law Resources, an international network of law firms with special expertise in government relations and administrative law. He is a past president of the State Bar Association of North Dakota and has served on the Board of Regents of Concordia College and the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation.
Joel also is an accomplished recording artist and pianist, having recorded and released five CD's. In addition, he is President of the Jeremiah Wine Company, which makes and distributes wine from the Napa Valley. Joel and his wife, Jan, have two grown children.
Joel is admitted to practice in North Dakota.
Levi engages in an active government relations practice, working with state and local decision makers to create solutions on his clients’ behalf. He has a broad array of legislative and executive branch lobbying experience as well as representing clients before administrative agencies. Levi attended the University of North Dakota School of Law where he graduated with distinction, was elected to the Order of the Coif, and served as editor in chief of the North Dakota Law Review.
Before law school, Levi graduated summa cum laude from Concordia College with a bachelor of arts degree in music. He also interned on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
He and his wife, Bethany, spent summers performing as Burning Hills Singers in the Medora Musical. He is an active member of the State Bar Association of North Dakota and serves as chair of the State Bar Association’s Pro Bono committee. Levi is also an Eagle Scout.
Levi and Bethany are proud parents of Theodore and Arthur. They are active members of Lord of Life Lutheran Church and enjoy the arts, food, fitness, being outside, gardening, and family. Levi is a native of Crosby, North Dakota.
Levi is admitted to practice in North Dakota.