Peter M. Nagell

Top rated immigration attorney in St. Paul, Minnesota

Nagell Law PLLC
Peter M. Nagell
Nagell Law PLLC

Practice Areas: Immigration

Licensed in Minnesota since: 2012

Education: William Mitchell College of Law

Languages Spoken: English, German, Spanish

Selected to Rising Stars: 2019 - 2022

Nagell Law PLLC

790 Cleveland Ave
Suite 206
St. Paul, MN 55116 Visit website


Attorney Peter Nagell is the founder and owner of Nagell Law, PLLC, in St. Paul, Minnesota. A highly rated lawyer, Mr. Nagell devotes his practice to immigration law, and he has achieved notable success helping individuals, families, and businesses throughout the Twin Cities and surrounding areas with all of their legal needs involving any of the following:

  • Family-based permanent residence and adjustment of status
  • Citizenship and naturalization
  • Deportation and removal defense
  • Consular processing
  • Employment-based immigration

A Minnesota native, Mr. Nagell has a genuine concern for making his community a safe and welcoming environment for all, and he has earned a reputation as a personable, approachable attorney who always has his clients' best interests at heart. Treating his clients with the compassion and dignity they deserve, he has helped numerous individuals and families realize their dreams of living and working legally in the U.S. while also counseling and assisting many businesses looking to hire foreign talent.

Fluent in both Spanish and German, Mr. Nagell is able to effectively communicate with a broad range of clients in their native languages, and he limits the number of cases he handles at any given time to ensure he is able to provide the quality, personalized representation his clients need. Recognized for his professionalism and service, he has earned recognition from his peers, as well as many "Superb" client ratings on Avvo and the site's Clients' Choice Award.

A 2007 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Minnesota Duluth, Mr. Nagell attended William Mitchell College of Law (now Mitchell Hamline School of Law), where he obtained his Juris Doctor cum laude in 2012. That same year, he also received Law School Public Service Recognition from the Minnesota Justice Foundation, and he was an elected fellow with the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project.

Active in his legal community, Mr. Nagell a member of the Minnesota-Dakotas Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). 

Practice areas

Immigration: consumer
  • 100% Immigration: consumer

First Admitted: 2012, Minnesota

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Educational Background:
  • William Mitchell College of Law, cum laude
  • University of Minnesota, Duluth, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, International Studies & Political Science
  • 2017 North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Minnesota Justice Foundation Law School Public Service Recognition
  • Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Fellow
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter
  • Ramsey County Bar Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Presentor, CLE: Affidavit of Support & Public Charge, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Upper Midwest Chapter Conference, 2019
  • Presenter, CLE: A Brief Introduction to U.S. Immigration Law in Trump-mul-tuous Times, FindLaw, 2019
  • Panel moderator, CLE: Preparing for your USCIS Interview, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Upper Midwest Chapter Conference, 2016
  • Presenter, Federal Benefits for Senior Citizens, Senior Legal Fair, Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, 2014
  • Panelist, International Law Career Panel, Dorsey & Whitney, 2014
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Volunteer Lawyers Network, volunteer attorney, 2020
  • Upper Midwest Immigration Law Conference, co-chair planning committee, 2017
  • Compassionate Ocean Zen Center, Board of Directors, secretary, 2016-2019

Office location for Peter M. Nagell

790 Cleveland Ave
Suite 206
St. Paul, MN 55116

Phone: 612-314-8070


4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2019 - 2022

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