Mike’s client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor Domestic Assault after an altercation with his girlfriend. In preparing the case, Mike had his investigator contact the victim who had expressed that she wished to clarify some of the statements that she had made to the police about the incident, as well as her desire not to see Mike’s client prosecuted. During...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with a felony for allegedly engaging in prostitution with a child between the ages of 13 and 16. The charges emanated from a law enforcement sting where Mike’s client was alleged to have agreed to hire a decoy officer posing as a 15 year old girl. Mike was prepared to go to trial on this...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with felony First Degree Burglary for breaking into a garage and ransacking a car. Because the garage was attached to a house and was occupied by the residents, it resulted in a felony charge which had a maximum penalty of up to 20 years in prison. The entire situation was caused by Mike’s client’s addiction...
Mike’s client was charged with Felony Third Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct in Hennepin County Juvenile Court. In preparing the case, Mike had numerous discussions with the prosecutor and encouraged his client to take proactive steps to address any psycho/sexual concerns the court may have. Because Mike’s client had entered into programming and was making progress, the prosecutor offered to dismiss...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor Third Degree DWI following an incident where he blew a stop sign and a red light before passing an officer at a high rate of speed. In preparing the case, Mike encouraged his client to take proactive steps to address any potential chemical use concerns the court may have. Because Mike’s client...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor Third Degree DWI following a traffic stop where he was arrested and tested at over twice the legal limit. Based on these facts, Mike’s client was charged with a Gross Misdemeanor DWI. In preparing the case, Mike brought a motion to throw out the case based upon an illegal traffic stop. Mike...
Nicole Kettwick’s client was facing a Gross Misdemeanor Charge, Intent to Escape Tax for placing a post it over her expired tabs on her license plate. She was pulled over for speeding, a Petty Misdemeanor when the officer saw the post it over her tabs. The Gross Misdemeanors had a maximum punishment of one year in jail and a $3,000.00...
Nicole’s client was charged with Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor, a Gross Misdemeanor, in Eden Prairie after a sting was conducted at the restaurant her client worked at. Nicole and her client disputed the charges and interviewed several other employees of the restaurant in preparing for trial. Prior to the commencement of the trial, the prosecutor agreed to a Continuance...
Nicole Kettwick’s client was charged with Third Degree DWI, a gross misdemeanor, in the City of Champlin. Nicole obtained all of the evidence including the reports for the DMT, the machine on which her client gave a breath sample. She had multiple discussions with the Prosecutor regarding the facts of the case as well as her client’s personal situation and...
Nicole Kettwick’s client was facing Felony charges with a maximum punishment of 5 years in prison and a $10,000 fine, or both. His wife brought their four-month-old son into the Minneapolis Children’s Hospital for a wellness check and while there the doctors discovered two fractures. The doctors and law enforcement concluded that the fractures were indicative of abuse. Child Protection...
- Criminal Vehicular Operation
- Disorderly Conduct
- Domestic Assault
- Drug Crimes
- DWI or DUI
- Felony Offenses
- Gross Misdemeanor
- Gun Rights
- Juvenile Crimes
- Malicious Punishment of a Child
- Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle
- Obstructing Legal Process
- Order For Protection
- Petty Misdemeanor
- Possession of Firearm
- Probation Violation
- Sex Crimes
- Sexual Assault
- Traffic Violations
- Underage Drinking
- Underage Drinking and Driving