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Kevin Wade DeVore

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, White Collar Crime, DUI & DWI

About Me

Kevin DeVore is a successful criminal trial attorney serving all of Minnesota.  He has handled over 3,000 criminal matters ranging from charges involving murder, assault, drugs, sexual misconduct, theft, fraud to DUI.  Kevin has tried more than 40 serious criminal matters to jury verdict in state and federal court, many of which resulted in favorable outcomes.  In addition, Kevin has tried more than 100 court trials and contested evidentiary hearings in his 14 years of practicing law.  Kevin has been selected by his peers to be recognized as a Super Lawyer every year from 2004 to 2013.  Kevin is proud to be a zealous advocate for his clients that are accused of violating the law.   

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    19 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. White Collar Crime: 30%
    19 years, 3 thousand cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%
    19 years, 3 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Kevin C. Flesch

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Kevin Flesch Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Steven Murray Coodin

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Steven Coodin DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Larson King, LLP

2800 Wells Fargo Place
30 East Seventh Street
St Paul, MN, 55101

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing201103/27/2015
MNAuthorized to practice199604/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2013
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2012
Certified Criminal Law SpecialistMinnesota State Bar Association2011
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2011
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2010
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2008
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2006
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2005
Super LawyerMinnesota Law & Politics Magazine2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Criminal Trial Attorney/PartnerLarson King, LLP2011 - Present
DirectorThink Mutual Bank1998 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federal Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember2011 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2008 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseMember2005 - 2008
Minnesota Society of Criminal JusticeMember2003 - Present
Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2001 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
DUI CHARGES DISMISSEDDismissal
NOT GUILTY VERDICTS- Malicious PunishmentNot Guilty Verdicts on Four Counts
NOT GUILTY VERDICTS- Burglary, AssaultNot Guilty Verdicts on Four Counts

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association HandbookCriminal Prosecution of Corporations - A Renewed Reminder for a New Year2013
USLAW MagazineOverview Considerations for Protecting Privileges in Internal Investigations2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Saint ThomasN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Trial SchoolCross Examination Techniques2013
FOX 9 News BroadcastDeVore Interviewed on FOX 9 about new developments in the Schaffhausen trial2013
9 Days in JuneCriminal Law Primer2013
NBC News BroadcastKevin DeVore Provides Self-Defense Commentary on KARE 112012
FOX 9 News BroadcastDeVore Comments on Murder Trial on FOX 9 News2012
Fall Conference, Washington D.C.White Collar Litigation2012
CBS News BroadcastKevin DeVore Comments on Child Abuse Case Against Foster Mom2012
Fall Conference, Duluth, MNWhen the Cop's Come Knocking. What do you do?2011