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Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Anoka, MN

Michael Brandt
Brandt Criminal Defense
2150 3rd Ave. N., Suite 210
Anoka, MN 55303
T:Work 763-421-6366
F: Fax763-433-8570
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2015
Licensed Since: 1994
Education: William Mitchell College of Law
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense (50%), Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (40%), Appellate (10%)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish


For the past 21 years, Mike Brandt has represented clients on charges from murder to speeding tickets. While practicing primarily in criminal defense, Mike has defended clients in forfeitures, administrative hearings, and pre-charge cases. Mike has resolved thousands of cases throughout the state through negotiations, evidentiary hearings, court trials, and jury trials. Mike is frequently called upon to assist other attorneys on DWI and computer cases and acts as a mentor for new attorneys. Mike is known as a tireless advocate for his clients and has earned the respect of judges, prosecutors, and his peers. Mike lectures frequently at continuing legal education seminars on evidence, DWIs, and technology issues. Mike was a co-author of the Minnesota CLE DWI Deskbook and co-authored a book on DWIs for Aspatore Books, authoring a chapter on seizure issues in DWI cases.

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2015

Historical data is only available from 2003

About Michael Brandt

Admitted: 1994, Minnesota

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Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist Certified by the Minnesota State Bar Asscoiation, 2011
Last Updated: 12/9/2015
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