Kelley, Wolter & Scott, P.A. Attorneys At Law

Firm Overview



White-Collar Defense

Complex Civil Litigation

Internal Investigations

Criminal Tax Fraud

Direction to Office

Twin Cities Hospitality

431 S SEVENTH ST, STE 2530

tel  612.371.9090
fax 612.371.0574

Steven Wolter Attorney

Steven E. Wolter

Steve Wolter applies insight gained through his varied experience as a former criminal prosecutor, a government attorney responsible for nationwide failed bank litigation and a white-collar criminal defense lawyer to successfully handle a diverse mix of criminal and civil lawsuits. He is committed to providing each client with top-quality, hands-on service, delivered in a timely and professional manner. Steve offers every client straightforward advice and creative settlement solutions backed up by a demonstrated ability to try cases that do not settle out of court. He has helped many individuals, small businesses and corporate clients favorably resolve claims that threatened their business and financial futures. He has handled a myriad of cases involving fraud claims in state and federal trial courts, bankruptcy court and on appeal. Steve and the Kelley, Wolter & Scott P.A. litigation team have also obtained seven-figure settlements in class actions, securities fraud cases, employee benefits litigation, commercial disputes, and wrongful death actions.

Professional Experience:

  • Kelley, Wolter & Scott, P.A.

  • Federal Public Defender’s Office, Panel Attorney   

  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
    Attorney & Litigation Section Chief

  • Sherburne County Attorney’s Office, Prosecutor

  • Lincoln County Attorney’s Office, Prosecutor


  • University of Minnesota Law School, 1985

  • University of Minnesota-Morris, 1982

Community Involvement:

  • House of Hope Presbyterian Church, Board of Deacons

  • Girl Scout Troop 2527 adult volunteer and annual cookie sale coordinator

  • Dakota County Fair 4H Horse Project, Adult Volunteer

  • Eagan High School Gymnastics Booster Club, Incorporator, Board member

Honors & Distinctions:

  • AV Peer Review rated, Martindale-Hubbell Law Digest

  • Named Super Lawyer by Minneapolis Law & Politics

  • MN Super Lawyers 2011, 2012