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Matthew T. Martin founded Martin Law Offices to focus on defending individuals charged with crimes in Minnesota. Mr. Martin is licensed to practice law in Minnesota State Court. He received his J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law and his B.A. from the University of Saint Thomas. He is a member of the Minnesota, Hennepin County and Ramsey County bar associations as well as the National and Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.




  • William Mitchell College of Law; Saint Paul, Minnesota
    - Jurist Doctorate (J.D.)

  • University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management; Minneapolis, Minnesota
    - Graduate Studies

  • University of Saint Thomas; Saint Paul, Minnesota
    - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Entrepreneurship




  • Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)

  • Member, Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL)

  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA)

  • Member, Ramsey County Bar Association (RCBA)

  • Member, Hennepin County Bar Association (HCBA)

  • Licensed to Practice Law, State of Minnesota


Defending Clients In These Areas:


  • Assault / Aggravated Assault Juvenile Crimes

  • Bench Warrants Misdemeanors

  • Burglary / Robbery Pre Charging Representation

  • Domestic Violence Probation Violations

  • Drug Crimes Sex Crime Charges

  • DWI / DUI Theft Crimes

  • Expungement Traffic Violations

  • Felonies Weapons Charges



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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    10 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    10 years
  3. Speeding Ticket: 10%
    10 years



Fixed (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

9 total 

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  • Arthur R Martinez

    I endorse this lawyer. He knows when to bring the right forensic experts in to fight a case


    Arthur Martinez Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Gary R Wolf

    I endorse this lawyer. It is so great to see a young lawyer like Matt. He really is a bright, resourceful guy. I hope to try a case with Matt soon. He is a star.


    Gary Wolf Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

250 2nd Ave So
Suite 205 (Skyway)
Minneapolis, MN, 55401


MNAuthorized to practice200606/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
North Star LawyerMinnesota State Bar Association2013
Public Service AwardWilliam Mitchell College of Law2006
Burton Award NomineeWilliam Mitchell College of Law2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney / OwnerMartin Law Offices, PLLC2009 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2009 - Present
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal ServicesVolunteer Attorney2009 - Present
William Mitchell College of Law Self Help ClinicVolunteer Attorney2009 - Present
Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Hennepin County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Ramsey County Bar AssociationNew Lawyer Section Committee Member2009 - 2011
Minnesota State Bar Association - Wills For HeroesVolunteer Attorney2009 - 2010
Ramsey County Bar AssociationMember2006 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Minnesota vs. John DoeDismissed
State of Minnesota vs. John DoeFelony Robbery Dismissed - Plea to Misdemeanor Theft
State of Minnesota vs. John DoeCareless Driving - No License Revocation
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Publication nameTitleDate
criminaldefenselawyer.comArrested in Minnesota? Get Out on Bail2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesN/AGraduate Studies2008
William Mitchell College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of St. ThomasN/AEntrepreneurship2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
William Mitchell OrientationNew Lawyer Committee2009