Our law firm is built to manage the rigors of intricate, financially pivotal disputes that often involve multiple parties and require extensive interaction with government agencies. A distinguished track record in many of the highest-profile matters tried and settled in Minnesota over the past 40 years makes Kelley, Wolter & Scott, P.A., a go-to resource when millions of dollars and our clients' public reputations hang in the balance.
High-Level Experience In Investigations, Litigation And Dispute Resolution
The lawyers and staff members on our cohesive legal team put many decades of wide-ranging investigative and analytical experience to work for our clients. We have served as prosecutors, government agents and court-appointed counsel. We have tried hundreds of cases in state and federal courts — and achieved favorable, discrete outcomes in thousands more through timely, decisive intervention and adept negotiation.
Our engagements as lead counsel and in association with other attorneys cover a vast spectrum of civil, commercial and regulatory controversies. Specific achievements include:
- A $34 million jury verdict obtained in federal court on behalf of a real estate developer in litigation against the City of Minneapolis for breach of contract
- Service as the court-appointed receiver and bankruptcy trustee charged with collecting and liquidating assets associated with Minnesota's largest-ever Ponzi scheme, as well as pursuit of litigation to recover damages for creditors, citizens and public entities that were victimized
- Numerous favorable verdicts and seven-figure settlements obtained for plaintiffs in class action, multidistrict and other civil litigation involving securities fraud claims, employee benefits under ERISA, gaming law, health care law, intellectual property and other concerns
- Leadership of comprehensive internal investigations on behalf of corporations, public entities and professionals facing criminal prosecution, regulatory sanctions and/or civil liability for alleged mail or wire fraud, criminal tax fraud, unlawful employment practices, theft of trade secrets or other unfair competition, ethical violations and more
For emerging challenges may require white collar defense as well as complex civil litigation representation, Minneapolis-based lawyers at our firm have notable credentials and impeccable reputations. To request a consultation focused on your own concerns, a referral or a co-counsel opportunity, we invite you to contact our firm.