Bruno Law is the gold standard in criminal defense.

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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".

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.

Meet Your Team.


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Bruno Law in the News

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Check Fraud in MN

What may stem from a difficult financial situation or a bad decision can easily turn into a criminal conviction. Under Minnesota law, check fraud can be punishable by hefty fines and even imprisonment.

Driving to Prison

If you are charged with Criminal Vehicular Operations (CVO) and Criminal Vehicular Homicide (CVH), you could could go to prison. That's why it is best to have a highly experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side.

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.

Want Your Criminal Record Sealed?

Want to know if you are eligible to have your criminal record sealed? Use this Expungement Flowchart to determine if/when you are eligible for an expungement in Minnesota.

How to Expunge your Record

Here is an overview of how the expungement process works in Minnesota. The process can be daunting, so call Bruno Law and we will handle all the red tape.

What Crimes Cannot be Expunged in Minnesota?

Here is an overview of what crimes cannot be expunged in Minnesota. The expungement process is a complicated process, so call Bruno Law to navigate the legalities and forms that are required.

What Felonies Can Be Expunged in Minnesota?

Not all felonies are eligible for expungement, however, the State of Minnesota lists 50 felonies that may potentially be expunged. A criminal record, especially a felony, can create harsh consequences for many years. Contact Bruno Law for a consultation to discuss your case and whether you qualify for an expungement.

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

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