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Kidnapping

Minneapolis Kidnapping Attorney Kidnapping is the act of one person physically and involuntarily removing another person from their place of work, their home, or any other location. Age is not a factor in kidnapping. Once the person is kidnapped, they are kept in another location against their will. This is the act of “false imprisonment”… Read more »

Disorderly Conduct

There are times when individuals are placed in rather compromising situations, such as when the police sets up a sting operation or when a person is provoked by another. Such situations can lead to a charge of lewd conduct, which can carry some rather strict penalties, such as heavy fines, jail time, and community service…. Read more »

White Collar Crimes

Being accused of a white collar crime can have a devastating impact on your life. A conviction can be even more devastating in that the prison sentence in a federal detention center is quite a bit more extensive than a prison sentence at the state level. The reason is because a white collar crime is… Read more »

Violent Crimes

Violent crimes receive some of the most serious punishments of all criminal cases. Of those violent crimes, homicide carries the most severe penalties of them all. If convicted of such a crime, the penalty can be very serious. It can include decades or live in prison. Even if a person gets out of prison, they… Read more »

Federal Crimes

Federal court is a challenging place to have to deal with a criminal charge and even more challenging to face it on your own. That is why you need to have a Minneapolis federal crimes lawyer by your side who knows how the federal court system works. The federal courts are much harsher than the… Read more »

Assault & Battery

Minnesota Assault Lawyer Assault accusations can come in a number of different circumstances. You may find that you are facing an assault accusation if you have gotten into a fight with your spouse, if you have had an argument with a friend, if you have participated in a scuffle at a bar or if you… Read more »

Appeals

Minnesota Appeals Lawyer Under the Minnesota and federal law, if you are convicted of a crime, this is not the end. You have the legal right to appeal the decision. What this means is that if you have been convicted of a crime and given a certain penalty, whether it is time in prison or… Read more »

Wrongful Termination/Employment Issues

It is not uncommon for an employee to have a problem with an employer and, fortunately, many employers are able to resolve issues internally, restoring the quality of the work environment for that employee and any others affected. In other cases, issues are not resolved and this can result in a hostile workplace that needs… Read more »

Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning

As a Minnesota estate planning attorney, the goal is to provide you with the peace of mind that you need in knowing that your family is taken care of after you have died. Through wills, trusts, and a variety of other arrangements, you can make provisions for the end of your life, designate beneficiaries for… Read more »

Traffic Violations

The moment you pay that fine for the traffic ticket you received, you are admitting guilt and that means an automatic conviction on your driving record. You will find that this negative mark will increase your insurance premiums and sometimes significantly. The increase in the premium will far exceed the cost of the ticket over… Read more »