Attorney Deborah Ellis has more than a quarter century of legal expertise in the area of criminal defense. Passionate about defending the rights of citizens, Ms. Ellis opened her own firm in 1993 after receiving invaluable training with the nationally recognized criminal defense lawyer Douglas W. Thomson. She is now recognized by her peers as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in Minnesota. Her firm is located in St. Paul.
Ms. Ellis is one of a dozen lawyers who serve members of the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association representing law enforcement officers who face critical incidents and criminal investigations. She practices in Minnesota and Wisconsin state and federal courts defending her clients against charges such as murder, criminal sexual conduct, weapons and drug charges, fraud and property crime, among many more. Ms. Ellis has received recognition such as the distinguished service award from the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and being named as one of the Top 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers by Minnesota Law & Politics magazine.
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St. Paul, MN 55101
Last Updated: 12/10/2015