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Lee Myron Orwig

Lee Myron Orwig

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Expungement

About Me

2011 Attorney of the Year

Mr. Orwig practices exclusively in the area of criminal defense. He has argued criminal issues before the Minnesota Court of Appeals and has tried numerous jury trials with successful results.

Mr. Orwig has experience with misdemeanor, gross misdemeanor, and felony cases. His practice areas include DWI crimes, forgery crimes, juvenile crimes, criminal sexual conduct, drug crimes, assault crimes and criminal expungements. Mr. Orwig practices across the state of Minnesota with many of his cases occurring in Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota, Goodhue, Sherburne, and Washington counties.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. DUI & DWI: 65%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
  3. Expungement: 10%



Free Consultation (90 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Robert Henry Ambrose

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Robert Ambrose DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Lee. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

3800 American Blvd W #1590
Bloomington, MN, 55431



MNAuthorized to practice200706/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Attorney of the YearMinnesota Lawyer2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHalberg Criminal Defense2008 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hennepin County Bar Association, New Lawyers SectionSecretary2012 - 2013
Hennepin County Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionCo-chair2011 - Present
Hennepin County Bar Association, New Lawyers SectionBench and Bar Committee2010 - 2011

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. SBDismissal; License Plate Impoundment Rescinded

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Publication NameTitleDate
Minnesota DWI DeskbookLicense Plate Impoundment2013
Minnesota DWI DeskbookLicense Plate Impoundment2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of Wisconsin, MadisonDouble Major in Philosophy and EnglishB.S.2004

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Minnesota CLE - Criminal Justice InstituteSource Code Update2010
Criminal Law SectionDWI Update2010