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Landon Ascheman is licensed to practice law in  Minnesota. He concentrates mainly in the areas of Criminal Defense and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 

Landon graduated from Minnesota State University of Moorhead in 2006, with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. He received his Juris Doctorate from William Mitchell College of Law, in May 2009.

Before co-founding Ascheman & Smith, now Ascheman Law, Landon was a certified student attorney in the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. He worked with many divisions, including: Adult Violent Crimes; Juvenile; Drug and Property; and the Domestic Abuse Service Center. While working for Hennepin County, Landon appeared on behalf of the state in hundreds of cases. He preformed extensive work in the areas of DWI and Domestic Assault.  Landon was also a certified student attorney for the Kandiyohi County Attorney's Office, and the St. Louis Park City Attorney.

Prior to entering the legal world, Landon was an Intelligence Specialist for the U.S. Navy and the Minnesota Army National Guard. He is a veteran of the war in Afghanistan.

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Practice areas


  1. Juvenile: 20%
  2. Domestic Violence: 20%
  3. Violent Crime: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 20%
  5. Criminal Defense: 20%



Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Sonja Marie Nyberg

    Mr. Ascheman has plenty of peer endorsements; but one more cannot hurt. I endorse this lawyer.


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    I absolutely recommend the services of Landon Ascheman, who earned his outstanding reputation by getting real results for his clients at all levels -- including the Minnesota Supreme Court.


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Contact info

Ascheman Law

500 Laurel Ave
St Paul, MN, 55102

Ascheman Law

500 Laurel Ave
St. Paul, MN, 55102



MNAuthorized to practice200908/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Sea Service Deployment RibbonU.S. NavyN/A
Sea Service Deployment RibbonU.S. NavyN/A
Navy and Marine Corps Achievement MedalU.S. NavyN/A
National Defense Service MedalU.S. NavyN/A
Good Conduct MedalU.S. NavyN/A
Navy Unit CommendationU.S. NavyN/A
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary MedalU.S. NavyN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerAscheman Law, LLC2009 - Present
Student Certified AttorneyHennepin County Attorneys' Office2007 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Minnesota State Bar AssociationSocial Committee Chair of NLS2012 - Present
Ramsey County Bar AssociationSolo/Small Board Member2011 - Present
Warren E. Burger American Inn of CourtAssociate2010 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Rick, 835 N.W.2d 478Affirmed (successful)
State v. Rick, 821 N.W.2d 610Reversed (successful)
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Publication nameTitleDate
Hearsay A Publication of the Minnesota State Bar Association New Lawyers SectionThe 2 a.m. Phone Call2010
Minnesota State Bar Association, New Lawyers SectionNew Age of Technology and Criminal Law- How Criminal Law is Being Impacted by Social Networking Sites2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Minnesota State University, MoorheadPhilosophy, SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Solo and Small Firm Breakfast CLEDealing with the Midnight Phone Call - How to Address the DWI calls post McNeely & Brooks & Managing Client Expectations during Litigation2014
Record Wars 2015: Return of the Expungements; A New HopeExamination of the new Expungement Laws2014
Record Wars 2015: Return of the Expungements; A New HopeExpungement Laws2014
Making Sure That “No” Means “No”: Togstad v. Vesely, Otto, Miller, & KeefeProper Client Communication2014
I’ll Be Watching You: Citizen Recording of Government ActorsCitizen recording of police2014
Trial Preparation Tips for Solo PractitionersTrial Preparation for Criminal Law2013
So You Thought It Would Settle: Preparing for the Criminal TrialCriminal Trial Preparation Strategies2013
Ramsey County Bar Association, Solo and Small Firm CommitteeSo You Thought It Would Settle: Preparing for the Criminal Trial & Trial Preparation Tips Discussion2013
The Legacy of Warren E. BurgerAn analysis of the Supreme Court while Justice Burger was serving2012
Free Exercise of Religion: The First Amendment's Forgotten Clause - With a Minnesota TwistReligion v. State2012
The Legal Aspects of the Military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell PolicyExamination of the legal controversy over military sexual orientation policies2011
Ramsey County Bar Association, Solo and Small Firm CommitteeCriminal Expungements: Helping Courts Forget the Past2011
First Amendment Issues and the Republican National ConventionFirst Amendment protest issues at the RNC2008