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  • Warrant Crackdown

    Last week Hennepin County deputies were focused on cracking down on people with warrants.  With the help of several local officers from numerous cities in the area, as well as FBI agents, the officers cleared about 175 warrants. Having a warrant is a dangerous life to lead.

  • Know your Rights

    Recently we published a polling question over on Facebook: Can an officer demand you provide them with identification? Five possible answers: Yes, anytime, anywhere, for any reason. Yes, but only if you're driving or committing a crime.

  • Thankful for Clients 2011

    Hope everyone has a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving.  Grant and I are thankful for our friends and family, and our clients. We are thankful for having the chance to represent our clients and get successful resolutions to their cases.

  • Misdemeanor Charges

    At Ascheman & Smith, we represent people that are charged with a wide variety of criminal offenses.  The most common level of charges is the misdemeanor.  If you are facing misdemeanor charges it is important for you to consult with an attorney to protect your rights.

  • Burglary

    If you charged with burglary, choosing the right criminal defense attorney can make the difference between winning and losing the battle. In order to resolve the case in your favor, it is important to know the law, know the case, and know the legal system. That’s why it is important to hire an attorney.

  • Criminal Defense

    At Ascheman & Smith, our primary focus is on criminal defense.  As criminal defense attorneys we assist those that are facing prosecution by the State.  We defend people in counties all over Minnesota and Wisconsin facing criminal charges, from felony to gross misdemeanor and misdemeanor charges.


  • Statute Change - Public Defender Funding

  • Case Blog - Harrison vs. Commissioner of Public Safety – MN Ct. App.

  • Civil DUI Guide

  • 10 Rules for Dealing with Police

  • But I can’t afford an attorney.

    We lovehelping friends of friends, our business is about 70% referrals.

Ascheman & Smith Criminal Defense Blog