Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer & Attorney


Criminal defense lawyer, Lynne Torgerson, Esq., has been practicing in excess of twenty-six (26) years.  Mr. Torgerson, Esq. has degrees in Political Science and Psychology from the University of Minnesota.  Ms. Torgerson, Esq. attended William Mitchell College of Law, graduating, with Honors.  While at William Mitchell College of Law, Ms. Torgerson, Esq. was a member of Law Review, and, a participant in the Honorable Rosalie Wahl Moot Court Competition.  During this time frame Ms. Torgerson, Esq. was also a Judicial Intern with the Honorable Henry W. McCarr, Hennepin County District Court.  She was also the recipient of the Honorable Charles Amdahl Scholarship.  After graduating from law school, Ms. Torgerson, Esq. was a Law Clerk for the Honorable Ralph J. Geffen, United States Magistrate Judge, United States District Court, Central District of California, Los Angeles, California.

Lynne Torgerson lawyer, criminal defense lawyer, has won a case at the United States Supreme Court, been awarded Attorney of the Year, and been awarded Attorney for the New Millenium

Ms. Torgerson, Esq. founded her own successful law firm in 1995, based out of downtown Minneapolis; however, she practices throughout the entire State of Minnesota.  In 2009. Ms. Torgerson, Esq. won a case at the United States Supreme Court, based on a denial of certiorari; said win is a feat accomplished by a very few select lawyers.  In 2010, Ms. Torgerson, Esq. was awarded Attorney of the Year, by the Minnesota Lawyer legal newspaper.  Ms. Torgerson has also been awarded Attorney for the New Millenium.

Lynne Torgerson has been handling all types of criminal cases for over 26 years. Lynne Torgerson is a lawyer of excellence. Lynne Torgerson is experienced, diligent and tough. She is hardworking, dependable and trustworthy. This can get you excellent results. One of her mottos is “When hard work meets opportunity, luck happens.” Ms. Torgerson has over 26 years of experience in handling criminal cases throughout the State of Minnesota. She has dedicated her career to representing clients like you who have been arrested and accused of a crime, who need their records expunged, who need their gun rights restored, and employers who need protection from improper requests by employees.

Areas of law

Ms. Torgerson represents you and your loved ones, as well as businesses, employers, schools, cities, and airlines, in the following areas:

anti-Sharia law, appeals, assault, aggravated assault, aggravated robbery, arson, burglary, carry and conceal, check forgery, child pornography, controlled substance crimes, credit card fraud, criminal sexual conduct, criminal vehicular operation, disorderly conduct, domestic abuse, domestic assault, domestic abuse no contact orders, drug charges, DWI/DUI, criminal sexual conduct, detox release, driving after suspension/revocation/cancellation, drivers license issues, embezzlement, expungements, failure to register, false imprisonment, fleeing the police, forfeitures, forgery, fraud, freedom of speech, freedom of religion, gun charges, gun rights restoration, habeas corpus, harassment, harassment restraining order violations, homicide, indecent exposure, juvenile crimes, kidnapping, manslaughter, murder, obstructing legal process, orders for protection, parole violations, pornography, postconviction petitions, probation violations, prostitution, restraining orders, Second Amendment, sexual assault, sex crimes, shoplifting, solicitation of prostitution, terroristic threats, theft, theft by swindle, violation of orders for protection, weapons offenses, white collar crimes, and all other misdemeanors, gross misdemeanors and felonies.

Localities served

Ms. Torgerson, Esq. practices throughout the State of Minnesota.  She can also represent people in other states if granted pro hace vice admission.  More specifically, the terrorities in which Ms. Torgerson, Esq. include:  practices in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Hennepin County, Ramsey County, Aitkin County, Albert Lea, Anoka County, Becker County, Beltrami County, Benton County, Big Stone County, Blaine, Bloomington, Blue Earth County, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Brown County, Carlton County, Carver County, Cass County, Chippewa County, Chisago County, Clay County, Clearwater County, Columbia Heights, Cook County, Coon Rapids, Cottonwood County, Crow Wing County, Crystal, Dakota County, Dodge County, Douglas County, Faribault County, Freeborn County, Fridley, Goodhue County, Fillmore County, Grant County, Hennepin County, Hopkins, Houston County, Hubbard County, Isanti County, Itasca County, Jackson County, Kanabec County, Kandiyohi County, Kittson County, Koochiching County, Lac Qui Parle County, Lake County, Lake of the Woods County, LeSueur County, Lincoln County, Lyon County, Mahnomen County, Maple Grove, Marshall County, Martin County, McLeod County, Mille Lacs County, Meeker County, Minneapolis, Morrison County, Mower County, Murray County, Nicollet County, Nobles County, Norman County, Olmsted County, Otter Tail County, Pennington County, Pine County, Pipestone County, Plymouth, Polk County, Pope County, Ramsey County, Red Lake County, Red Wing, Redwood County, Renville County, Rice County, Richfield, Robbinsdale, Rochester, Rock County, Roseau County, St. Louis County, St. Louis Park, St. Paul, Savage, Scott County, Sherburne County, Shakopee, Sibley County, Spring Lake Park, Stearns County, Steele County, Stevens County, Stillwater, Swift County, Todd County, Traverse County, Wabasha County, Wadena County, Waseca County, Washington County, Watonwan County, Wilkin County, Winona County, Wright County, Yellow Medicine, and throughout the State of Minnesota. Again however, she practices in all cities, all counties, and all courts.

Ms. Torgerson graduated from the University of Minnesota with degrees in Political Science and Psychology. Ms. Torgerson also graduated from William Mitchell College of Law, a Juris Doctor degree, with Honors. While in law school at William Mitchell College of Law, Ms. Torgerson participated in Moot Court, and, was a member of Law Review.

Out of law school, Ms. Torgerson was a Law Clerk to The Honorable Ralph J. Geffen, United States Magistrate Judge, United States District Court, Central District of California, in downtown Los Angeles, California.

Ms. Torgerson is the founder, owner and President of TORGERSON CRIMINAL DEFENSE, where she practices exclusively in the area of criminal defense. Thus, that is pretty much what she does all day every day. And, she has been practicing in the area of criminal defense for 20 years. So, she certainly has the experience you would want, and, knows her way around a courtroom.

While in law school, Ms. Torgerson wanted to go into the area of criminal defense, primarily for two (2) reasons. First, she has always loved the Constitution and the Bills of Rights. The Bill of Rights protects various rights of yours, such as your rights against unreasonable searches and seizures, your right to remain silent, your right to a fair trial, your right to a speedy trial, your right to counsel, your right to confront your accusers in open court, your right to subpoena witnesses in on your behalf, your right to a public trial, your rights to freedom of speech and religion, your rights against cruel and unusual punishment, to name a few. Second, she has always had a soft spot in her heart for people in trouble. So, she has a desire to help you.

To endure a legal crisis is not easy. Lynne Torgerson can help. An arrest often leads to mortifying and distressing situations. In such trying times, a tough and reputed Minnesota criminal lawyer like Lynne Torgerson can help you explore the best possible options. Finding the right Minnesota criminal defense lawyer can take off the pressure from your shoulders to a great extent. Ms. Torgerson’s clients have told her that.

Minnesota Criminal Lawyer Lynne Torgerson

Lynne Torgerson enjoys providing her clients with the best representation. She is regarded with high esteem among her peers and is reputed for her history of successes.

Lynne Torgerson lawyer works to achieve the goals of her clients, and works to protect their record and their future.

Retaining a reputed, experienced and dedicated Minnesota criminal lawyer can make a major difference to the outcome of your case. It is good to understand that the outcome of your case can affect very significant aspects of your personal and professional life such as whether or not you are convicted, whether you go to prison or jail, getting a job, and renting an apartment. It can be crucial to retain a Minnesota criminal defense lawyer who has the potential to protect your criminal record, your reputation, and your future.

Lynne Torgerson is dedicated to representing and protecting the legal interests of her clients in State and Federal court throughout the state of Minnesota. Hiring a qualified and experienced criminal defense lawyer such as Lynne Torgerson as early as possible can help her to prepare well for your representation. If you or any of your loved ones have been arrested or charged, or contacted by the police,

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Our Minneapolis Criminal Lawyers, Lynne Torgerson represents clients throughout the entire State of Minnesota.

Contact Lynne Torgerson today at (612) 339-5073 for a  free initial consultation.  Our law firm can help you with our qualified Criminal Defense Lawyer in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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