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Kevin John Wetherille

General practice Attorney at Shakopee, MN

5.0   1 review

also known as Kevin, Wetherille

  • Licensed for 20 years
    State MN
    Acquired 2003
    Authorized to Practice No misconduct found

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

About Kevin

Learn Kevin’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. General practice
    Serving clients in various areas ncluding personal injury, real estate purchase/sale, business matters, civil commitment, debt collection and various other areas.

  2. Estate planning
    Preparation of Wills, Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, and gifting plans. Extensive experience in probate matters. Appointed by Minnesota Courts on multiple occasions to serve as personal representative on complex cases.

  3. Family

I grew up in Shakopee, Minnesota, where I make my home and office today.  After graduating from Carleton College in Northfiled, MN, I attended William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul.  Our law firm started in the early 1970's with the guiding principle of serving the varying needs of the local community.  Though the communities around our office have grown significantly since, we continue to serve that guiding principle.  With lawyers that have strengths in many practice areas, our firm can help. 

Today, I live, work and play in the Twin Cities area.  I live with my wife, Jen and 3 wonderful kids. 

I have served in the followin volunteer positions:

Shakopee Chamber of Commerce-Board Member, Board Chair, Member of Public Policy Committee

Scott County Historical Society-Board Member, Board Chair

Saints Healthcare Foundation-Board Member

Dollars for Scholars-Shakopee-Board Member

Greater MSP Partner Advisory Council-Member

Shakopee Economic Development Advisory Commission (EDAC)-Member, Board Chair

Shakopee School District-Guiding Coalition-Member

Shakopee School District-Human Services Academy Steering Team-Member

Volunteer Cub Scout Leader

Shakopee Girls Basketball Association-Youth Coach

Shakopee Boys Basketball Association-Youth Coach

Shakopee Soccer Assosciation-Youth Coach

Shakopee Main Streets Program-Member

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Jaspers Moriarty & Wetherille PA
206 Scott St S
Shakopee, MN, 55379-1246


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Posted by Steve | January 5, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Used multiple times
I have worked with Kevin creating a lease agreement, a debt settlement negotiation and now our estate plan. He is "my lawyer" and I do recommend him to family and friends.


  • Hourly Rates $ 275-300 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Jaspers Moriarty & Wetherille
  • 2004 - Present
  • Law Clerk
  • Jaspers Moriarty & Walburg
  • 2001 - 2003
  • Law Clerk
  • Leonard Street & Deinard
  • 1997 - 1998


  • William Mitchell College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2003
  • Carleton College
  • Bachelor's degree,
  • 2000

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Bjerke v. Johnson, 727 N.W.2d 183 (Minn. 2007)
  • Bartman v. City of Worthington, 2011 WL 1642626 (Minn.App. 2011)
  • In re Commitment of Benson, 2008 WL 4850153 (Minn.App. 2008)
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  • Greater MSP Partner Advisory Council
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Shakopee Business Leaders Group
  • ad hoc member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Scott County Historical Society
  • Director
  • 2012 - Present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Minnesota Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2006 - 2014
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2003 - 2008
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • North Star Lawyer
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • 2015


Speaking Engagements

  • Thomson Reuters Customer Panel
  • Meet the Customer
  • 2010

Attorney endorsements

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Given (0)
Endorse Kevin
General practice Attorney | Apr 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I also grew up in Shakopee. JMW has been a longstanding, reputable firm. Kevin is a good lawyer and a very involved member of the Shakopee community."
Family Attorney | Apr 13
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Kevin is an unbelievably sound attorney. I have worked with him on issues, referred family members to him and utilize his expertise whenever I can. Kevin is a gifted lawyer and I fully endorse him."
Family Attorney | Mar 20
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Kevin was very professional and good to work with. We shared a challenging case but we were able to work together to get good outcomes for our clients."
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Shakopee General practice Lawyer Kevin John Wetherille
Kevin John Wetherille
General practice Attorney
Shakopee, MN
Licensed for 20 years