Kevin J. Short

Kevin J. Short

MINNESOTA CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS

Kevin J. Short

Kevin J. Short

MINNESOTA CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS

Firm Overview

If you are facing criminal charges, your freedom and your future are at stake. Even if jail is not likely, an arrest or conviction could ruin your reputation and affect your ability to gain work, housing, financial aid, college admission or military enlistment.

For almost 30 years, Minnesotans charged with crimes have put their trust in criminal defense lawyer Kevin J. Short. From his office in Minneapolis, Kevin Short has served clients in nearly every county in Minnesota including in Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota and Washington counties who are facing charges related to:

Federal crimes: Kevin Short represents clients throughout Minnesota facing all types of federal charges and investigations, including white collar criminal offenses such as embezzlement, mail fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, insider trading, environmental crimes, healthcare fraud, and securities fraud, along with drug conspiracy and weapons charges.
Felony offenses: Kevin Short can protect your rights when you are facing serious charges in state court related to murder, criminal sexual conduct, controlled substance crimes, assault or theft.
Misdemeanors: Charges like DUI, traffic violations, disorderly conduct and other misdemeanor or gross misdemeanors can have a negative effect on your future. Kevin Short can help you resolve them.
Get An Attorney With A Proven Track Record Of Success On Your Side

Since 1978, Kevin J. Short has spent his entire legal career in the criminal law field, first as a federal law clerk and state court prosecutor and, since 1987 as a private practice criminal defense attorney. A veteran of more than 100 jury trials, few attorneys in the Twin Cities or the state have the record of success that Kevin Short has had.

Do Not Trade On Experience. Contact Kevin Short Today For A Free Consultation.

Making the right choice when obtaining legal representation can be the difference in how your criminal charges are resolved. Kevin Short has the resources and skills to help you achieve the best possible outcome.

Contact his law firm today, either online or by calling 612-444-6733 to schedule a free consultation. Credit cards are accepted.

Main Office

Main Office
150 S. Fifth St., Ste. 3260
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Phone

612.333.9006

Kevin J. Short
Kevin Short

Since his 1978 graduation from Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Short has immersed himself in criminal law and trial advocacy. Following a two year federal clerkship he spent seven years as a state court prosecutor, successfully prosecuting hundreds of felonies. Since entering private practice in 1987, he has devoted his practice entirely to criminal defense and professional misconduct cases. Mr. Short has obtained outright jury acquittals for his clients in more than thirty cases involving charges of murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, child molesting, arson, environmental crimes, health care fraud, construction fraud, and other white collar offenses. Mr. Short has successfully defended medical doctors, lawyers, politicians, chiropractors, bankers, police officers, school teachers, registered nurses, stockbrokers, nursing home providers, and business executives. In recognition of his outstanding record of success, Mr. Short's clientele is almost exclusively referred by other lawyers. He has been NBTA certified as a criminal trial specialist since 1988.
Year Joined Firm

1991
Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Certified Legal Specialties

Criminal Trial Specialist, Nation Board of Trial Advocacy, 1988
Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 1979
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1979
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
Education

Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana
J.D. - 1978
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.A. - 1975
Major: Sociology
Honors and Awards

Minnesota Super Lawyers, 1991 - 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships

Minnesota Sate Bar Associaiton
Minnesota Associaiton of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Assoctioan of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Past Employment Positions

U.S. District Court Judge Miles w. Lord, Law Clerk, 1978 - 1980
Mauzy & Short, 1987 - 1991

Kevin J. Short
Kevin Short

Since his 1978 graduation from Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Short has immersed himself in criminal law and trial advocacy. Following a two year federal clerkship he spent seven years as a state court prosecutor, successfully prosecuting hundreds of felonies. Since entering private practice in 1987, he has devoted his practice entirely to criminal defense and professional misconduct cases. Mr. Short has obtained outright jury acquittals for his clients in more than thirty cases involving charges of murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, child molesting, arson, environmental crimes, health care fraud, construction fraud, and other white collar offenses. Mr. Short has successfully defended medical doctors, lawyers, politicians, chiropractors, bankers, police officers, school teachers, registered nurses, stockbrokers, nursing home providers, and business executives. In recognition of his outstanding record of success, Mr. Short's clientele is almost exclusively referred by other lawyers. He has been NBTA certified as a criminal trial specialist since 1988.
Year Joined Firm

1991
Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Certified Legal Specialties

Criminal Trial Specialist, Nation Board of Trial Advocacy, 1988
Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 1979
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1979
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
Education

Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana
J.D. - 1978
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.A. - 1975
Major: Sociology
Honors and Awards

Minnesota Super Lawyers, 1991 - 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships

Minnesota Sate Bar Associaiton
Minnesota Associaiton of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Assoctioan of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Past Employment Positions

U.S. District Court Judge Miles w. Lord, Law Clerk, 1978 - 1980
Mauzy & Short, 1987 - 1991

Firm Overview

If you are facing criminal charges, your freedom and your future are at stake. Even if jail is not likely, an arrest or conviction could ruin your reputation and affect your ability to gain work, housing, financial aid, college admission or military enlistment.

For almost 30 years, Minnesotans charged with crimes have put their trust in criminal defense lawyer Kevin J. Short. From his office in Minneapolis, Kevin Short has served clients in nearly every county in Minnesota including in Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota and Washington counties who are facing charges related to:

Federal crimes: Kevin Short represents clients throughout Minnesota facing all types of federal charges and investigations, including white collar criminal offenses such as embezzlement, mail fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, insider trading, environmental crimes, healthcare fraud, and securities fraud, along with drug conspiracy and weapons charges.
Felony offenses: Kevin Short can protect your rights when you are facing serious charges in state court related to murder, criminal sexual conduct, controlled substance crimes, assault or theft.
Misdemeanors: Charges like DUI, traffic violations, disorderly conduct and other misdemeanor or gross misdemeanors can have a negative effect on your future. Kevin Short can help you resolve them.
Get An Attorney With A Proven Track Record Of Success On Your Side

Since 1978, Kevin J. Short has spent his entire legal career in the criminal law field, first as a federal law clerk and state court prosecutor and, since 1987 as a private practice criminal defense attorney. A veteran of more than 100 jury trials, few attorneys in the Twin Cities or the state have the record of success that Kevin Short has had.

Do Not Trade On Experience. Contact Kevin Short Today For A Free Consultation.

Making the right choice when obtaining legal representation can be the difference in how your criminal charges are resolved. Kevin Short has the resources and skills to help you achieve the best possible outcome.

Contact his law firm today, either online or by calling 612-444-6733 to schedule a free consultation. Credit cards are accepted.

Main Office

Main Office
150 S. Fifth St., Ste. 3260
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Phone

612.333.9006

Kevin J. Short
Kevin Short

Since his 1978 graduation from Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Short has immersed himself in criminal law and trial advocacy. Following a two year federal clerkship he spent seven years as a state court prosecutor, successfully prosecuting hundreds of felonies. Since entering private practice in 1987, he has devoted his practice entirely to criminal defense and professional misconduct cases. Mr. Short has obtained outright jury acquittals for his clients in more than thirty cases involving charges of murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, child molesting, arson, environmental crimes, health care fraud, construction fraud, and other white collar offenses. Mr. Short has successfully defended medical doctors, lawyers, politicians, chiropractors, bankers, police officers, school teachers, registered nurses, stockbrokers, nursing home providers, and business executives. In recognition of his outstanding record of success, Mr. Short's clientele is almost exclusively referred by other lawyers. He has been NBTA certified as a criminal trial specialist since 1988.
Year Joined Firm

1991
Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Certified Legal Specialties

Criminal Trial Specialist, Nation Board of Trial Advocacy, 1988
Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 1979
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1979
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
Education

Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana
J.D. - 1978
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.A. - 1975
Major: Sociology
Honors and Awards

Minnesota Super Lawyers, 1991 - 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships

Minnesota Sate Bar Associaiton
Minnesota Associaiton of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Assoctioan of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Past Employment Positions

U.S. District Court Judge Miles w. Lord, Law Clerk, 1978 - 1980
Mauzy & Short, 1987 - 1991

Kevin J. Short
Kevin Short

Since his 1978 graduation from Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Short has immersed himself in criminal law and trial advocacy. Following a two year federal clerkship he spent seven years as a state court prosecutor, successfully prosecuting hundreds of felonies. Since entering private practice in 1987, he has devoted his practice entirely to criminal defense and professional misconduct cases. Mr. Short has obtained outright jury acquittals for his clients in more than thirty cases involving charges of murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, child molesting, arson, environmental crimes, health care fraud, construction fraud, and other white collar offenses. Mr. Short has successfully defended medical doctors, lawyers, politicians, chiropractors, bankers, police officers, school teachers, registered nurses, stockbrokers, nursing home providers, and business executives. In recognition of his outstanding record of success, Mr. Short's clientele is almost exclusively referred by other lawyers. He has been NBTA certified as a criminal trial specialist since 1988.
Year Joined Firm

1991
Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense
Criminal Defense: White Collar
Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Certified Legal Specialties

Criminal Trial Specialist, Nation Board of Trial Advocacy, 1988
Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 1979
U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1979
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
Education

Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana
J.D. - 1978
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.A. - 1975
Major: Sociology
Honors and Awards

Minnesota Super Lawyers, 1991 - 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships

Minnesota Sate Bar Associaiton
Minnesota Associaiton of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Assoctioan of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Past Employment Positions

U.S. District Court Judge Miles w. Lord, Law Clerk, 1978 - 1980
Mauzy & Short, 1987 - 1991

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