Nicole Kettwick’s client was facing a Gross Misdemeanor Charge, Intent to Escape Tax for placing a post it over her expired tabs on her license plate. She was pulled over for speeding, a Petty Misdemeanor when the officer saw the post it over her tabs. The Gross Misdemeanors had a maximum punishment of one year in jail and a $3,000.00...
Nicole’s client was charged with Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor, a Gross Misdemeanor, in Eden Prairie after a sting was conducted at the restaurant her client worked at. Nicole and her client disputed the charges and interviewed several other employees of the restaurant in preparing for trial. Prior to the commencement of the trial, the prosecutor agreed to a Continuance...
Nicole Kettwick’s client was charged with Third Degree DWI, a gross misdemeanor, in the City of Champlin. Nicole obtained all of the evidence including the reports for the DMT, the machine on which her client gave a breath sample. She had multiple discussions with the Prosecutor regarding the facts of the case as well as her client’s personal situation and...
Nicole Kettwick’s client was facing Felony charges with a maximum punishment of 5 years in prison and a $10,000 fine, or both. His wife brought their four-month-old son into the Minneapolis Children’s Hospital for a wellness check and while there the doctors discovered two fractures. The doctors and law enforcement concluded that the fractures were indicative of abuse. Child Protection...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with felony Terroristic Threats for threatening a stranger with a knife at a restaurant. While the case was originally charged as Terroristic Threats, the prosecutor stated he would amend the charge to one of Second Degree Assault (which would have required a mandatory prison sentence) if a resolution was not reached. After much investigation and...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor DWI following an incident where his client’s motorcycle went off the road and a 911 caller reported. The police accosted Mike’s client shortly after this when they found him walking on the side of the road. His client was eventually arrested, agreed to a breath test, and was charged with a Gross...
Mike Brandt’s client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor DWI stemming from an arrest where Mike’s client tested at .08. Because Mike’s client had a prior DWI within 10 years, this case was charged as a Gross Misdemeanor which would have resulted in a mandatory minimum 30 days jail and up to six years of probation. In preparation for trial, Mike...
Nicole’s client was charged with Second Degree DWI in Anoka County after allegedly huffing duster while his car was parked in a city park after hours. Nicole’s client was facing 90 days in jail and forfeiting his Ford Explorer. Nicole filed motions on behalf of her client challenging the stop. Nicole’s motion was based on the fact that the two reserve officers approached...
Nicole Nichols’ client was charged with third degree gross misdemeanor DWI in Anoka county. Nicole’s client was pulled over for swerving across multiple lanes and was given a DWI because she had taken medication earlier that day. Nicole and her client to a proactive approach to the case. Nicole put some documents together for the prosecutor and the judge. At sentencing,...
Nicole Nichols’ client was charged with gross misdemeanor no proof of insurance (3 within 10 years). Nicole and her client first got valid insurance and made sure his driver’s license was valid because pleading guilty to this offense would revoke his driving privileges. Once this was complete, Nicole negotiated with the prosecutor to reach a resolution that would not impact her client’s driving record. Nicole’s...
- Criminal Vehicular Operation
- Disorderly Conduct
- Domestic Assault
- Drug Crimes
- DWI or DUI
- Felony Offenses
- Gross Misdemeanor
- Gun Rights
- Juvenile Crimes
- Malicious Punishment of a Child
- Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle
- Obstructing Legal Process
- Order For Protection
- Petty Misdemeanor
- Possession of Firearm
- Probation Violation
- Sex Crimes
- Sexual Assault
- Traffic Violations
- Underage Drinking
- Underage Drinking and Driving