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State & Federal Courts

In Minnesota, crimes can be punished at both the state and federal levels. The decision as to which cases are tried in federal court is up to the United States Attorney for the District of Minnesota. Typically, the types of crimes that are tried in federal court include drug trafficking, money laundering, mail and wire… Read more »

Personal Injury

Being injured by the negligence of someone else is very difficult to deal with. It is stressful, painful, and you know that the quality of your life has been impacted either in the short-term or the long-term. While this may not take away your physical pain, pursuing the responsible party for monetary damages associated with… Read more »

Misdemeanors & Felonies

Misdemeanors in Minnesota are mainly classified as petty offenses with gross misdemeanors being more severe. The criminal act that has been allegedly committed, factors that may aggravate the severity of the act, and any repeat offenses will determine whether or not the crime is one that is classified as a misdemeanor or a felony. Even… Read more »

Immigration Law

If living in Minnesota and you are undergoing certain processes or disputes with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), you need a Minneapolis immigration lawyer to help you through the process that you are facing. In many cases, your case will find its way to the USCIS office in Bloomington or you will go… Read more »

Homicide/Murder

Being charged with murder or homicide can be stressful, confusing, and it can be a very painful experience. The accusations, the charges, and the possible penalties means you require the assistance of a professional and knowledgeable attorney to make sure you are treated fairly and to ensure that you are able to tell your side… Read more »

DWI/OWI

Minneapolis & St. Paul DWI Lawyer DWI is a serious offense in Minnesota, just as OWI is serious in Wisconsin. Despite the state you are charged in, the Anderson Law Firm can defend you, using one of a number of strategies that can reduce the charges against you for a less strict conviction or the… Read more »

Domestic Assault

While domestic assault has become rather common within society, there are also a lot of exaggerated or false accusations that are brought against individuals. This is especially true when these individuals are involved in divorces, child custody arguments, or other such family-related legal matters. Sometimes accusations can be the result of a vendetta. Fortunately, you… Read more »

Divorce, Child Support & Custody Disputes

Divorce can be difficult or it can be easy. If a divorce is heavily contested by one or both parties, mediation may be needed or the case can go to trial and a judge can make the final decisions. Contested divorces typically involve custody and child support, spousal support, property and debt division, and a… Read more »

Criminal Sexual Conduct/Rape

Being accused of criminal sexual conduct can be very devastating and can leave you confused. You may be wondering what to do next. While it may be difficult, it is important to not panic and call your Minneapolis criminal sexual conduct lawyer as soon as possible. The moment you are investigated or charged, you need… Read more »

Civil Litigation

If your rights have been violated in any way or you need to settle a dispute against you, you need a Minnesota civil litigation attorney to help you throughout the process so you can adequately defend yourself or pursue the party who violated your rights. Even if a person has been convicted of a criminal… Read more »