Patrick J. Casey Partner + Attorney

Patrick Casey focuses his practice on criminal defense, family law and civil litigation. He provides client-centered representation and is sensitive to his clients’ needs. Patrick worked in St. Paul, Minnesota for two years in the areas of civil litigation and debt collection until he moved to southern Minnesota in 2005, and worked for five years as a Public Defender for the Fifth Judicial District. In 2009, he was named the Patrick F. Moriarty Trial Attorney of the Year. This award is given to a seasoned trial lawyer who tries difficult and high-profile cases, and who has extensive trial experience and client advocacy.

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  • J.D. 2003, Thomas Jefferson School of Law (magna cum laude)
  • B.A. 2000, Ripon College


  • Minnesota Attorney of the Year – 2019
  • Attorney AVVO Rating of 10/10 (Highest Rating)
  • Admitted to practice in the State of Minnesota – 2003 to present
  • Admitted to the Federal District of Minnesota – 2011 to present
  • Named Patrick F. Moriarty Trial Attorney of the Year for the Fifth Judicial District – 2009
  • Trial Advocacy Training
  • DNA Analysis Training

Outside the Office

  • Member of the nonprofit organization Kiwanis
  • Volunteer Football Coach – 2005 to present
  • Member of the Concert Choir at Augustana Lutheran Church in Saint James, MN