Thomas Kleinschmidt, JD


Tom Kleinschmidt is a partner in the Private Client Services Group in the Minneapolis office. With over 25 years of experience, he has worked with a broad range of family-owned businesses, assisting them with complex multistate and multigenerational issues. Tom works closely with the owners of these entities to maximize the tax advantages and benefits available to them.

Tom understands that family and organizational dynamics are a large part of being able to provide solutions to the problems and issues impacting family-held businesses. He works in collaboration with other advisors to ensure his clients' income and estate tax planning needs are met. His goal is to bring the most value to his clients.

Tom has had numerous articles published and has contributed to Tax Minutes, which was a local radio program with KSTP AM.

Professional Organizations and Activities
Tom is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the Hennepin County Bar Association. He is active with the Mendakota Country Club and with many organizations within his community. In past years, Tom has also been active with the Minneapolis Estate Planning Council.

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Thomas Kleinschmidt

Thomas Kleinschmidt, JD

7601 France Ave. South
Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN  55435
Tel: (952) 548-3324
Areas of Expertise
  • Tax planning for individuals and family-owned businesses
  • Estate and trust planning
  • Business succession planning
  • Organizational structuring and transactions
  • Compliance and administration

  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota; Juris doctor degree
  • University of St. Thomas; bachelor degree in accounting