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Carolyn Agin Schmidt is a top criminal defense attorney in Minneapolis

(and she's got the credentials to prove it.)

Carolyn has been involved with a number of professional organizations both nationally and locally in the Twin Cities, holding a variety of leadership positions. As a speaker at legal events and corporate trainings, and author of various publications related to her practice, Carolyn continues to energetically pursue justice through her professional and community involvement. 

Affiliations & professional credentials:

  • Board of Directors, MN Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Legislative and Fundraising committees, 2006 - present
  • Assembly Representative, Minnesota State Bar Association Board of Governors: Criminal Law Section, 2005/2006
  • Emergency Interim Legal Counsel, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 2005 - present;
    • Appointed by the United States Department of Justice through the Minneapolis Division to act as interim legal counsel when agents are involved in critical incidents.
  • Section Chair, MN State Bar Association: Criminal Law Section, 2004/2005
  • Planning Committee, MN Criminal Justice Institute, 2004 - present
  • Secretary Treasurer, MN State Bar Association: Criminal Law Section, 2003
  • Federal Public Defender Panel Member, 2002 - present
  • Board of Directors & Treasurer, ALPHA Human Services, 1995-2004
  • Founder and Trained Mediator - "Alliance Mediation Services," 1994
  • Keynote speaker:
    • CLE topics for: MN Institute of Legal Education, MN CLE, MN Criminal Justice Institute, MN State Bar Assoc./Criminal Section
  • Associate Editor & Co-Author: DUI In Minnesota, Minnesota CLE
  • Corporate training: "How not to get a DWI," Cargill Inc.

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