Mike Brandt represented a client who was charged with Domestic Assault after allegedly scratching and injuring her husband. The client was a healthcare professional, which meant that if she was convicted of this charge, she faced losing her income and life-long career. The Minnesota Department of Human Services strictly bans service providers from having any contact with clients if the...
Mike Brandt’s client, who was a pre-teenager, was charged with domestic assault for an altercation where he threatened his mother and threatened his father with a knife. Mike’s client gave a statement to the police where he admitted to these acts and basically admitted that he was guilty. Notwithstanding this admission, Mike prevailed upon the prosecutor’s equities and convinced the...
Nicole Nichols gets Obstruction of Legal Process Dismissed and Domestic Assault Amended to Disorderly Conduct in Anoka County
Nicole’s client was charged with domestic assault after he allegedly hit, and kicked his girlfriend while he was holding her down. According to the police officers, when the arrived on the scene he would not cooperate, and was resisting the officers, so much so they tasered him twice which lead to obstruction of legal process charges. After weeks of negotiations,...
Nicole's client was charged with Domestic Assault and Disorderly Conduct after her boyfriend called 911 alleging she bit him in the nose. Nicole's client's goal was to prevent a conviction on her record due to her job industry. Nicole and her client worked closely together to build their self-defense case. After conducting an investigation into the history of the couple,...
Nicole's client was charged with domestic assault after allegedly punching her boyfriend in the face, giving him a bloody lip. Nicole and her client worked together to prepare for trial. Nicole and her law clerk conducted an investigation, including taking a statement from her client's grandmother who witnessed the incident. Nicole's client works in the health care industry and was...
Nicole Nichols's client was charged with domestic assault after allegedly sending threatening text messages to his wife about hiding a dead body. Nicole began an investigation, including subpoenaing phone records from multiple cell phones, interviewing witnesses, and ordering transcripts from previous court hearings between the parties. Nicole and her client decided they wanted to take this case to trial because...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with Interference with an Emergency Call, Domestic Assault, and Disorderly Conduct for an incident involving his wife. In preparing the case, Mike provided significant information to the prosecutor about the alleged victim and pointed out some of her issues, as well as his client’s lack of a prior record. Based upon all of that information,...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with several things, including Gross Misdemeanor Interference with an Emergency Call and two counts of Domestic Assault. Each of these charges would have resulted in significant problems for Mike’s client in that convictions would have affected his ability to secure employment and volunteer at his children’s activities. The original charges also are enhanceable which means...
Mike Brandt recently succeeded in getting Domestic Assault charges against his client continued for dismissal. In this case, Mike’s client was accused of assaulting his teenage son. The state had photographs of injuries to the boy’s face and the boy gave a statement to police claiming that his had had slapped him and slammed his face into the dashboard of...
Nicole's client was charged with domestic assault in Anoka County after allegedly pushing his girlfriend down some stairs, threatening to murder her, and dragging her across his yard. Nicole's client went to his first court appearance alone and realized he needed a lawyer. He hired Nicole and together they made a plan. Nicole conducted an investigation and learned the alleged victim...
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