Minneapolis Attorneys For White Collar Criminal Defense And Civil Litigation

Individuals and institutions facing government investigations and the prospect or reality of high-stakes litigation turn to our law firm with confidence. They base their trust primarily on our attorneys' excellent credentials and track records of delivering effective representation in state and federal courts.

Credentials And Accomplishments That Justify Our Clients' Trust

Within the legal community and among our valued clients, Kelley, Wolter & Scott, P.A., is also known for obtaining outcomes that preserve reputations and minimize public fallout. We bring rigor, balance and integrity to each matter. Our principal attorneys' accomplishments in government service and private practice have spanned many high-profile cases across four decades:

  • Douglas A. Kelley is a former assistant United States attorney who has successfully represented state-level and national political figures, prosecuted organized crime figures, served as court-appointed receiver and trustee in Minnesota's largest-ever Ponzi scheme case, and led the way in obtaining a $34 million plaintiff's verdict in a historic breach-of-contract case.
  • Steven E. Wolter is a former prosecutor and a former section chief for the FDIC who is highly experienced in complex civil litigation with hundreds of millions of dollars on the line. He has served as lead attorney in numerous cases leading to seven-figure settlements for our clients.
  • Daniel M. Scott has tried more than 100 cases before U.S. District Court juries and argued more than 200 federal appeals. He is certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association as a criminal law specialist and renowned as a lecturer on federal and constitutional law issues.

A Lean, Collaborative Law Firm With Extensive, High-Profile Case Experience

We select highly qualified associates, investigators and staff with complementary strengths. Our legal team's white collar defense successes cover a broad spectrum from wire, mail, bank and health care fraud to criminal tax fraud and professional license defense. This firm is a proven resource for internal investigations into potential financial wrongdoing, ethics violations and regulatory concerns.

Victories and accolades tell only one aspect of our story. We remain lean and focused in order to provide the utmost in personal, engaged attention to each client and case. Our Minneapolis-St. Paul lawyers for civil litigation and white collar crimes defense welcome client inquiries and attorney referrals from throughout Minnesota and across the United States.