Criminal Defense Attorneys
in Minnesota & North Dakota

Why Choose Ringstrom Law?

When you’ve searching for a criminal defense attorney, picking the right law firm is vital.

You don’t want a massive law firm that “specializes” in everything, where you’re just one client of many. You want a boutique law firm specialized in criminal defense that fights like hell for every client.

With Ringstrom Law Group, that’s exactly what you get.

Our criminal defense attorneys specialize in state and federal criminal defense in North Dakota and Minnesota. Our hard work and dedication has earned us a reputation as relentless advocates who employ innovative tactics and leave no stone unturned.

About Us

Bruce Ringstrom Jr. and Bruce Ringstrom Sr. are skilled, knowledgeable, and results-driven attorneys with over 50 years of combined criminal law experience.

We consistently win by preparing each case as if going to trial. Whereas some lawyers are specifically concerned with avoiding contested hearings and trials, we’re always prepared for courtroom battles. We fight to win.

We Can Help Your Case

Why Hire Us As Your Criminal Defense Attorneys?


When it comes to law firms, “full-service” often means no service.

We’re the experts in criminal defense. It’s all we do and we do it well.

We’ve seen it all, defended it all, and our results speak for themselves.

We only do criminal defense. Which means we have a level of expertise jack-of-all-trades firms don’t.


From motions to trial, we are relentless when it comes to fighting for our clients.

When your freedom is on the line, you want attorneys that file every motion, read every piece of evidence, and leave no stone unturned.

We’ve built a reputation of out-working, out-researching and out-performing other lawyers.

The results we get are proof.


We’re legal innovators. We take a modern approach to criminal defense where our attorneys collaborate on every case.

You’ll benefit from the best legal minds bouncing ideas back and forth about your case.

This allows us to come up with unique arguments and legal approaches you wouldn’t get if just one attorney was working on your case.

Areas We Serve

Ringstrom Law is proud to provide criminal defense representation to clients all over Minnesota and North Dakota. With two offices located in Moorhead, MN, and Detroit Lakes, MN, we are able to conveniently be of service to individuals in communities in a range of locations, including:

By representing many different locations, our attorneys have familiarity with prosecutors, judges, and courtrooms throughout the state. We have developed a trusted reputation for all sorts of criminal cases. If you’ve been cited or arrested for a Minnesota or North Dakota criminal charge, Ringstrom Law can help you.

Our Locations

Our Practice Areas

The criminal defense attorneys at Ringstrom Law have the skills and experience to handle all types of violent and non-violent misdemeanors and felony charges.

Our attorneys have a wealth of experience with DWIs, federal defense, and nearly every other criminal defense field. Our attorneys have dealt with almost every government agency connected to criminal cases and will help you understand the accusations levied against you.

Criminal law is all we do, and we do it well.

No matter the severity of your charge, we have the skills to take your case head-on and help bring closure.

Our Experience

Expert Criminal Defense Attorneys in Minnesota & North Dakota.

Dealing with the criminal justice system can be stressful and confusing.

Whether you’re under investigation, have been arrested, or are facing criminal charges, you are at risk.

When you hire us, you get diligent attorneys on your side, attacking every aspect of the case.

We pride ourselves on our proactive investigation into the details of every case.

We also know how to cross-examine experts and witnesses to challenge scientific evidence brought against you.

Regardless of the type of criminal charges you’re facing, we’re committed to using every legal resource at our disposal to acquit you at trial, or to have your charges dismissed or reduced.

Criminal defense attorneys Bruce Ringstrom, Jr. and Bruce Ringstrom, Sr.