Avery Appelman is a criminal defense attorney and founder of Appelman Law Firm.
While his practice is primarily recognized for its work with DWI and related offenses, he has 15 years of experience working with clients facing drug, assault, theft, criminal sexual conduct, traffic, and prostitution charges.
Avery's greatest strength is his ability to counsel in a way that assists clients in all aspects of their lives. His team works in partnership with clients to streamline the judicial process, thereby enabling individuals to assist in their own defense. He also recognizes the impact of criminal proceedings on those surrounding the accused, which is why he strives to mitigate the effects on clients' friends and family members.
Licensed since 1996
|MN||Authorized to practice||1996||04/19/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Minnesota Rising Star||Law & Politics Magazine||2004|
|Minnesota Super Lawyer||Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine||2004|
|Founder, Criminal Trial Lawyer||Appelman Law Firm||2009 - Present|
|Managing Partner||Appelman & Olson, P.A.||2002 - 2009|
|Associate Attorney||Allan H. Caplan & Associates||1996 - 2002|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Minnesoccer Camp||General Manager||N/A|
|Minneapolis Jewish Federation||Young Leadership Networking Chair||N/A|
|Oak Ridge Country Club||Board Member||N/A|
|Woodland Creek Homeowner's Association||President||N/A|
|Syracuse University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1996|
|University of Minnesota, Twin Cities||Criminology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1993|
|University of St. Thomas Business Law||Minnesota Criminal Law||2011|
|Community Success Day||Minnesota DWI's: Know Your Rights||2011|