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Thank You, Cash Wise Employees!
We teamed up with Francis Law to show our appreciation to some under the radar front line warriors in the COVID-19 battle. The great people working the check outs, stocking shelves and keeping our grocery stores open and clean are doing a great job. As a thank you DeMakis Law and Francis Law provided lunch from Charlies and cookies from Cookies for You for all the Cash Wise Minot employees. Thank you for being there for all of us during these crazy times!

Legal Counsel For North Dakota Families And Businesses

DeMakis Law is a local resource with deep community ties. Our attorney provides comprehensive legal services in the areas of oil and gas law, business transactions, real estate law, as well as estate planning and probate.

Photo of Charles G. DeMakis
Photo of Charles G. DeMakis

A Skilled North Dakota General Practice Lawyer

Whether you have a legal problem or would like to have a plan in place to avoid future disputes, you may not immediately know what to do or where to turn. At DeMakis Law, our founding attorney, Charles G. DeMakis, has the breadth of legal experience to protect your interests, and solve your legal issues today and into the future.

In our part of the country, a relationship with oil and gas operators is required to successfully negotiate contracts and resolve disputes. After handling hundreds of mineral-related issues, we have the experience and knowledge to assist with everything from lease negotiations, production, title matters and curative measures.

A Minot Law Firm Committed To Integrity And Excellence

Practice Areas

Mineral Rights And Real Property Law

Business Law

Estate Planning And Probate

Serving Clients In Minot And Across The Country

Our business advising services include legal representation from day one with entity formation through operations, contract issues, collections and regulatory matters. We can also assist with commercial real estate transactions and evictions.

For North Dakota families or individuals with ties to the state, estate planning and probate has become ever more important with the booming local economy. Let us assist with mineral trust issues, setting up a revocable living trust, health care directive or powers of attorney to protect your loved ones.

Leadership And Recognition

Mr. DeMakis is current member and a past president of both the State Bar Association of North Dakota and the Ward County bar association. He has also been selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list 2013 – 2019 and Super Lawyers in 2022 and 2023.

What Our Clients Say

Rated By Super Lawyers | Charles G Demakis | SuperLawyers.com

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