Tom Sieben, Sieben Cotter Law, Saint Paul MN

Criminal Defense
Case Results

Tom Sieben, Attorney

Criminal Trial Victories

Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Hennepin County — First Degree Murder (Hung Jury on Second Degree Murder)
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Dakota County — Aggravated Robbery and Assault
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Stearns County — Assault and Disorderly Conduct
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Dakota County — Second Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Lake County — Third and Fourth Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Dakota County — Second Degree Assault
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Chisago County — Kidnapping and Assault
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Barron County — Three Counts of Burglary
Not Guilty Jury Verdict — Wright County — First and Second Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Guilty Verdict — Dakota County — Theft
Not Guilty Verdict — Dakota County — Domestic Assault
Hung Jury — Hennepin County — First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
Judgment of Acquittal During Jury Trial – Lake County — Third and Fourth Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Guilty Verdict — Morrison County — Traffic Violation

Complete Dismissal of All Criminal Charges

Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Charge Dismissed before trial — Ramsey County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Domestic Assault
Charge Dismissed before trial — Blue Earth County — Impersonating a Police Officer
Charge Dismissed before trial — Hennepin County — Assault
Charge Dismissed before trial — Anoka County — Assault
Charge Dismissed before trial — Lake County — Ineligible Person in Possession of Pistol
Charge Dismissed before trial — Scott County — 5th Degree Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Anoka County — 5th Degree Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Possession of a Weapon on School Property
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Driving Under the Influence
Charge Dismissed before trial — Chisago County — Driving Under the Influence
Charge Dismissed before trial — Aitkin County — 5th Degree Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Ramsey County — Domestic Assault
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Driving Under the Influence
Charge Dismissed before trial — Crow Wing County — 5th Degree Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Driving Under the Influence
Charge Dismissed before trial — Hennepin County — Domestic Assault
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dunn County, WI — Hunting Violation
Charge Dismissed before trial — Wright County — Driving Under the Influence
Charge Dismissed before trial — Yellow Medicine County — Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Dakota County — Controlled Substance Crime
Charge Dismissed before trial — Chisago County — Criminal Sexual Conduct

Reinstatement of Driver’s License

Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Ramsey County — Alleged B-Card Violation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Dakota County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Washington County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Hennepin County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Scott County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Chisago County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Anoka County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Ramsey County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Winona County — Implied Consent Revocation
Court Reinstated Driver’s License — Lac Qui Parle County — Implied Consent Revocation

Tom has achieved numerous Driver’s License Reinstatement victories in the above mentioned counties.

Successful Results in Harassment and Order for Protection Cases

Court ruled in clients favor after full trial — Dakota County
Court ruled in clients favor after full trial — Dakota County
Court ruled in clients favor after full trial — Dakota County
Court ruled in clients favor after full trial — Scott County
Court ruled in clients favor after full trial — Hennepin County
Received Dismissal of claim against client on day of trial — Dakota County
Received Dismissal of claim against client on day of trial — Dakota County
Received Dismissal of claim against client on day of trial — Dodge County
Received Dismissal of claim against client on day of trial — Washington County
Received Dismissal of claim against client on day of trial — Koochiching County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Ramsey County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Hennepin County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Dakota County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Dakota County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Dakota County
Negotiated favorable result for client — Anoka County

Successfully Convinced the State to Not Charge Clients

Not Charged — Isanti County — Possession of Child Pornography
Not Charged — Anoka County — Possession of Child Pornography
Not Charged — Carver County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Charged — Carver County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Charged — Ramsey County — Criminal Damage to Property
Not Charged — Chisago County — Theft
Not Charged — Hennepin County — Burglary
Not Charged — Dakota County — Theft
Not Charged — Hennepin County — Fraud
Not Charged — Hennepin County — Assault with a Knife
Not Charged — Washington County — Controlled Substance Crime
Not Charged — Kandiyohi County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Charged — Yellow Medicine County — Fleeing Police in a Motor Vehicle
Not Charged — Sherburne County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Charged — Koochiching County — Criminal Sexual Conduct
Not Charged — Itasca County — Hit and Run
Not Charged — Washington County — Hit and Run
Not Charged — Hennepin County — Prescription Fraud

Tom uses a combination of defense investigation, polygraph examinations, knowledge of the law, and his reputation to convince law enforcement not to formally charge his clients with a crime.  Tom’s approach is aggressive and has proven to achieve results.

Our firm has handled dozens of cases of DWI that were reduced to Careless Driving convictions, and repeat DWI offenses sentenced below the mandatory minimum sentence.

For more information, review attorney case results for Tom Sieben and Patrick Cotter, or read our attorney reviews and profiles at Super Lawyers: Tom Sieben and Patrick Cotter. The Sieben & Cotter Law office is located in South St. Paul, convenient to Minneapolis and St. Paul, and the Twin Cities metro area, also serving greater Minnesota.