114 Holmes Street West      ph) 218-847-5653
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501      fax) 218-847-2406
Lisa M. Tufts grew up in Hackensack, 70 miles east of
Detroit Lakes.  She earned her undergraduate degree
from Bemidji State University and her Juris Doctorate from
Hamline University School of Law.  Her practice focuses on
Estate Planning, Elder Law, Family Law and
Environmental Law.  

Ms. Tufts completed her legal studies by attending law
school in St. Paul on the weekends, while being employed
full-time at the Becker County Zoning Office.  She was with
Becker County for eleven years.  She has real estate
experience gained by working in the national
headquarters of the appraisal departments of Norwest
(now WellsFargo) and TCF Bank in Minneapolis.  She has
knowledge of the medical assistance program gained by
working as a financial worker for Cass County Social
Services in Walker MN.  

Ms. Tufts’ life experiences contribute an empathetic
perspective to legal issues that can be encountered by

She is a member of the Noon Kiwanis Club and actively
participates in Wills for Heroes, an estate planning service
for first responders.
Lisa M. Tufts