Kevin Siefken

Christian & Peterson, P.A.
314 S. Broadway
Albert Lea, MN 56007
507-373-2345
www.christianpeterson.net


Kevin Siefken excels at helping people in tough situations. Whether it is criminal defense, a divorce or a lawsuit, Mr. Siefken has the experience and ability to make a difference. Mr. Siefken was named a Rising Star by Minnesota's Journal of Law and Politics three years in a row. In 2013, he was selected for membership in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for Criminal Defense.

While he has experience in many areas of the law, Mr. Siefken mainly represents clients in Criminal Defense, Family Law, Debtor-Creditor rights and Civil Litigation. Although no attorney can guarantee any result, Mr. Siefken is dedicated to doing his best to win the results his clients deserve.

Mr. Siefken is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Criminal Law, Business Law and Family Law sections of the Minnesota State Bar Association. He is a past president of the Freeborn County Bar Association and has been active in various community activities.

Mr. Siefken has been a speaker and author.  His written work was published in a nationally published book on drunk driving defense. He has also written articles in the Minnesota State Bar Journal and the Spring, 2011 edition of the Family Law Forum, a publication of the Minnesota State Bar Association Family Law Section.

Mr. Siefken has been a successful advocate at the trial court and appellate levels since 1995. Mr. Siefken knows that the best representation comes from listening to his clients. While he strives to keep on the cutting edge of the newest legal developments, it is the personal attention he gives to his clients that leads to his greatest success.
Areas of Practice

    Criminal Defense - DUI
    Assault
    Bankruptcy
    Car Accidient Injuries
    Child Custody & Visitation
    Complex Property Division
    Computer Crimes
    Debtor-Creditor Rights
    Divorce and Civil Litigation
    Dog Bite Injuries
    Drivers License Revocation
    Drug Possession
    Embezzlement
    Family Law
    Identity Theft
    Minor in Possession
    Post Divorce Modifications
    Probation Violations
    Spousal Maintenance
    Theft
    Traffic Violations
    White Collar Crime

Bar Admissions

    Minnesota, 1995
    U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1995
    U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1997

Education

    William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota
        Juris Doctorate - 1995
    University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa, USA
        Bachelor of Arts - June, 1992
        Major: Public Relations
        Minor: Journalism

Honors and Awards

    Rising Star by Minnesota's Journal of Law and Politics

Professional Associations and Memberships

    Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
    National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    Freeborn County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

    Third Judicial District Public Defender, Assistand Public Defender, 1996 - 2001