Aggressively Protecting

Your Rights

If you’re facing a serious criminal charge, you’re probably going through hell. We’ve handled more than 2,000 criminal cases. We can pull you back from the brink.
Attorney River

Aggressively Protecting

Your Rights

If you’re facing a serious criminal charge, you’re probably going through hell. We’ve handled more than 2,000 criminal cases. We can pull you back from the brink.
Bruce Rivers reviewing legal files

Don’t Make the
Biggest Mistake

In criminal defense, everything depends on your choice of lawyer. People who choose poorly or have no good choice are the people who go to prison, whose lives are put on indefinite hold.

When You’re In Trouble 
We’re In Control

Bruce Rivers of Minneapolis has every important credential a defense lawyer can boast.
  • Certified: He’s board-certified in criminal defense by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and as a criminal trial specialist by the Minnesota Bar Association.
  • Experienced: He has over 20 years of trial experience, representing over 2,000 clients on charges ranging from drunk driving to white collar crime to murder in the first degree.
  • Known and respected: Rivers became a familiar figure to Twin Citians as a frequent TV commentator during the 2013 Amy Senser vehicular manslaughter trial.
  • Successful: Bruce Rivers has achieved acquittals in practically every type of criminal case, at both the state and federal levels.

Serving the
Twin Cities And Minnesota

We accept cases in the Twin Cities, the seven-county metro area and throughout Minnesota. We handle homicide cases wherever they may be tried.
AVVO Have no legal fear
NBTA National Board of Trial Advocacy EST. 1977
Super Lawyers
Attorney At Law magazine with Bruce Rivers

“Every case is a learning experience,” Rivers said. “If you don’t learn something from every case, you’re in the wrong business.”