Paul W. Fahning

Paul W. Fahning

St. Paul, Minnesota

Paul Fahning is a shareholder at PFB Law, Professional Association.  Paul has broad experience across several practice areas.  He currently focuses on commercial and residential real estate transactions, real estate title matters, advising small businesses, estate planning and probate matters.  His practice includes representing both the sellers and buyers of commercial and residential real estate, litigation involving title to real estate, forming business entities, and preparing wills and trusts.   Paul represents a variety of clients ranging from financial institutions, to small business owners and individuals. 

Paul is active in the Real Estate Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association.  Paul lives in St. Paul and has two adult children. He enjoys reading, and is an avid fan of Minnesota Gophers and other sports.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Business Formation Management
  • Wills, Estates and Trust

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Real Property Specialist, Minnesota State Bar Association, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit


  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. cum laude
  • Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • B.A. magna cum laude
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers - Mpls-St. Paul Magazine, 2007 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 1985 - Present
  • Wisconsin State bar Association, 2002 - Present
  • Ramsey County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Price & Bruns, Ltd., 1994 - 1996
  • Saliterman & Siefferman, 1988 - 1994
  • Hance & LeVahn, 1985 - 1988