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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


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



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Contact info

3800 American Blvd W #1590
Bloomington, MN, 55431


MNAuthorized to practice200707/31/2015
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State v. SBDismissal; License Plate Impoundment Rescinded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 EnglishN/A2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Minnesota CLE - Criminal Justice InstituteSource Code Update2010
Criminal Law SectionDWI Update2010