Cope & Peterson, Ltd.
415 First Street South
Virginia, MN 55792
Phone: (218) 749-4470
Fax: (218) 749-4783
Voice Mail: (218) 742-9911
Undergraduate studies in political science at University of Minnesota. Graduated in 1970.
Earned Juris Doctorate degree from the William Mitchell College of Law in 1974.
Virginia Rotary Club
Six-year member of Virginia Area School District Board of Directors, including a term as president
Minnesota State Bar Association
- Business Law Section
- Elder Law Section
- Probate Section
- Trust Law Section
- Real Property Section
Range Bar Association
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
Real Property Law Specialist
Recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the Virginia Area Jaycees
Leading American Attorney in the areas of residential real estate law and trusts and estate planning law, an honor bestowed on less than six percent of the attorneys in the state of Minnesota
John was born in 1947 in Virginia, Minnesota. John and his wife, Linda, have raised five daughters. They live in rural Virginia, Minnesota, where John enjoys spending time with his family, gardening and bee keeping. He also enjoys spending time in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, canoeing and fishing.