Thornton, Dolan, Bowen, Klecker & Burkhammer, P.A.

Thomas P. Klecker

Thomas P. Klecker graduated from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1999 and joined Thornton, Dolan, Bowen, Klecker & Burkhammer, P.A., in 2004. Mr. Klecker provides clients with representation in a variety of areas, including residential and commercial real estate matters, business transactions, litigation, and other general legal matters. In addition, Mr. Klecker is an adjudicare attorney for Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota.

Mr. Klecker’s legal background includes representation of both management and employees in employment matters, municipal law, environmental law, and business litigation.


JD 1999, cum laude, University of Minnesota Law School;
University of Utah College of Law;
BA 1993, Saint Johns University.


1999 Minnesota;
1999 United States District Court for the District of Minnesota.

Employment History

2004-present, Associate, Thornton, Dolan, Bowen, Klecker & Burkhammer, P.A.;
2002-2004 – Flaherty & Hood, P.A.;
1998-2002 – Messerli & Kramer, P.A.;

Professional Associations

Douglas County Bar Association;
Minnesota State Bar Association;
Minnesota State Bar Association, Real Estate Section.

Community Involvement

Alexandria Sertoma.

Close Alert


For the safety of our clients and staff in light of the Covid-19 outbreak, the lobby at the Thornton Law Office will remain closed to the public until further notice. Attorneys will be meeting with the majority of our clients via telephone and videoconferencing. In-person meetings will be held only in rare cases, at the individual attorney’s discretion. We thank you for your patience and understanding.