Wetzel Law Firm PA

Family Law In Brainerd, Minnesota.

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George P. Wetzel
  • Attorney

Location:

Brainerd, MN

Phone:

Fax:

218-829-2802

Email:

Areas Of Practice

  • Divorce/Family Law/Custody 50%
  • Business Organization, Sale and Purchase 20%
  • Criminal Law 10%
  • Civil Litigation 10%
  • General Practice 10%

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1994

Education

  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • Juris Doctor - 1994
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: With Honors
  • St. Cloud State University
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1985
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Published Works

  • A Study of the Minnesota Professional Peace Officer Education System, January, 1991
  • A Study of Deadly Force by Peace Officers, January, 1991
  • Background Report on Peace Officer Standards of Conduct, 1993
  • Extra Jurisdictional Arrest Authority: The Tilleskjor Decision

Representative Clients

  • Shaggerty, LLC
  • Bear Holdings 1616, LLC
  • Saehr Backhoe & Gravel, Inc.
  • Fouquette Real Estate, Inc.

Classes/Seminars

  • Criminal Law and Procedure, Central Lakes College, 1996 to 2004
  • Police Administration, MN Board of Peace Officer Standards, 1988 to 1995

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Recognition, Volunteer Lawyers of Minnesota, 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 1994 to Present
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member, 1994 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Edina PD/Little Falls PD/Morrison County Sheriff, Police Officer/Sheriff Deputy, 1981 to 1988
  • Minnesota Board of Peace Officers Standards and Training, Police Officer/Sheriff Deputy, 1988 to 1995

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Attorney Program of Minnesota, 2005 to Present

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