Bruno Law is the gold standard in criminal defense.

Tireless effort • Unparalleled results • Preeminent defense


Mpls Star Tribune, front page, October 3, 2017

Defense lawyer Fred Bruno is part of an elite corps of criminal defense lawyers who defend police. At 61, Bruno figures he has handled hundreds of police cases, and never lost a case involving on-duty conduct.

See why they call him "The Fixer".

Our Family. Your Team.

Bruno Law fights as a team. Our attorneys work together on every case we defend. You receive the benefit of over 80 years of combined criminal law experience, with all of the knowledge and relationships that come from lives spent defending the accused. When you hire Bruno Law, you do not hire just one attorney, you hire a legal team.

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What Is A “White Collar” Crime?

“White collar” crimes are typically nonviolent crimes that involve financial deception. These crimes may be committed knowingly or unintentionally. Click here to read more about white collar crimes.

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Bruno Law in the News

The Bruno Law Team secures NOT GUILTY verdicts on all charges against Officer Efrem Hamilton. •••••• Minnesota Lawyer-"Croatian wedding cake sealed the Schmidt-Bruno merger."

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9 Benefits of Hiring A Criminal Defense Lawyer

Are you facing charges for something that could affect your future? Whether innocent or guilty, it is a good idea to get a criminal defense lawyer to help you with your case.

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Why Should You Get Your Criminal Record Expunged?

Having a criminal record can seriously diminish your quality of life. One way to offset the issues that will come from your unfortunate situation is to get the record expunged.

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Check Fraud in MN

What starts as a difficult financial situation or a bad decision can easily turn into a criminal conviction in Minnesota. Under Minnesota law, check fraud can be punishable by hefty fines and even imprisonment. Click here to read more about check fraud.

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United States v. B.G. (8 defendant drug conspiracy) (Not Guilty Verdict)
State v. S.G. (election fraud, perjury) (Not Guilty Verdict)
State v. R (1st degree criminal sexual conduct) (Not Guilty Verdict)

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