Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyers

There are times when it feels like your life is falling apart, when everything you worked for is on the line — your family, your job, your reputation, your freedom.

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Are the police coming? Have you or a loved one been arrested? Call us now at 612.339.5844. Our attorneys are available to speak with you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Real Help in Troubled Times

In times of crisis, you need an experienced lawyer that knows how to manage the crisis and is focused on what is important to you. We provide that experience and guidance.

Every day, our attorneys help people just like you.

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Trial Lawyers with a Record of Success

Ryan Pacyga and his team have a record of success that few law firms can match. We are skilled trial lawyers who have achieved successful outcomes for clients facing complex legal problems. Our criminal defense attorneys have won not-guilty verdicts and dismissals in high-profile cases for clients accused of serious crimes, including murder, criminal sexual conduct, controlled substance sale and possession, assault, DWI and more. Our reputation as effective trial lawyers can help resolve issues outside of court.

Attorneys Who Care About You

At Ryan Pacyga Criminal Defense, we not only care about your legal problem, we care about you as a person. We are committed to doing everything we can to improve your life inside and outside of court. We understand that legal problems are often a symptom of other issues, like addiction/chemical dependency, depression, anxiety, or anger. Whenever possible, we will refer you to people and resources that can help you address the issues that are holding you back, so you can put your life in a better place and decrease the chances of future involvement in the criminal justice system.

If you are facing a crisis, don’t give up. Contact Arrested MN today. We can help. Arrested MN attorneys represent clients in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, throughout Minnesota and across the nation.

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“We know what it takes to go all the way to trial and win.” — Attorney Ryan Pacyga

Why Judges Should Let Jurors Talk to Lawyers After Verdict

Jurors are the ultimate judges of fact, and seldom will a judge overturn a jury’s verdict. Although judges can provide useful tips to lawyers after trial in order to help them improve, there is perhaps no better teacher than a juror. Why, then, do some judges insist on insulating jurors from the lawyers after they […]

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