Drake University Law School J.D., 1995, With Honors

University of North Dakota B.A., 1992, Magna Cum Laude 

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota 
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Shehla Tauscher is a member of the Estate Planning and Administration section. She practices principally in the areas of:

  • Estate planning
  • Trusts and estates
  • Nonprofit organization law

Shehla’s estate planning practice includes estate planning; drafting wills and trusts; trust and estate administration; business succession planning; and preparation of related federal and state income, estate and gift tax returns. She advises clients on estate, gift and generation-skipping tax issues, as well as income tax issues that may be associated with estate planning.

In addition, Shehla’s practice involves a significant amount of nonprofit representation. She has experience working with family foundations, private foundations, charitable trusts and public charities. She advises various institutions on tax filings and also drafts trust agreements, articles and bylaws.

Shehla successfully completed the Certified Public Accountants Exam and became a licensed CPA in the State of North Dakota. She currently holds an inactive certificate in the State of Minnesota.

Honors & Awards

  • Rising Star, Minnesota Super Lawyers

Professional Affiliations

Ramsey County Bar Association, Member

Minnesota State Bar Association, Member

American Bar Association, Member 

Joseph C. and Lillian A. Duke Foundation, Board Member

State of North Dakota, Licensed CPA

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member

Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA), Member

Minnesota Women Lawyers, Member