Minneapolis Violent Crime Defense Attorneys

Crimes of violence can be against people or property. The statutes surrounding these crimes are complex enough; the added levels of complexity from past cases that established precedents make the choice of a defense lawyer extremely important. In the Twin Cities, one of the most formidable criminal defense lawyers is Bruce Rivers of Rivers Law Firm, P.A.

Rivers Law Firm, P.A., defends clients charged with these and other violent crimes:

  • Assault
  • Aggravated assault
  • Felony strangulation
  • Kidnapping
  • Domestic violence
  • Child endangerment
  • Sexual assault and other violent sex offenses
  • Unlawful imprisonment
  • Home invasion
  • Terroristic threats
  • Domestic assault and other domestic violence charges
  • Criminal vehicular homicide or operation
  • Gun charges/weapons offenses
  • Arson
  • Obstructing or striking a police officer
  • Fleeing an officer
  • Disorderly conduct

It has been observed that the true test of our system of justice is whether it respects the rights of people charged with unpopular crimes. In this sense, criminal law is the practice that hinges most directly on our Constitution and Bill of Rights. If you have been charged with a violent crime, we urge you to call immediately to prepare a powerful defense.

Attorney Bruce Rivers is board-certified in criminal defense by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and as a criminal trial specialist by the Minnesota Bar Association.

Call Minneapolis criminal defense lawyer Bruce Rivers the moment you need aggressive, intelligent defense against charges of violent criminal behavior. Contact him using this email form, or call his office at 612-915-0355.