Melvin R. Welch

Welch Law Firm LLC


Work experience

Welch Law Firm LLC
Owner | 2014 - Present
WELCH LAW FIRM LLC seeks to represent individuals and small business owners against the steady stream of government overreach, whether it is in criminal cases or in civil disputes with governmental administrative bodies. Providing legal services to individuals charged criminally in Minnesota and Fed
Appelman Law Firm
Associate | 2013 - 2014
Criminal trial attorney in a small criminal defense firm.
Office of the Hennepin County Attorney
Assistant County Attorney | 2008 - 2013
Prosecuted felony crimes for the County of Hennepin. Acted as a liaison to Minneapolis’ Fourth Precinct, working with community leaders and interested parties regarding prosecution of repeat offenders.


University of Minnesota Law School
J.D. (2007), Law | 2004 - 2007
Activities: American Indian Bar Association, Moot Court Competitor and Director. Honors: Dean's List
University of Maryland - College Park
B.A. (2000), History and Russian Language & Literature | 1998 - 2000
Honors: Dean's list, Native American Academic Excellence Award
Defense Language Institute
Certification, Russian Language | 1997 - 1998
Activities: United States Navy - active service. Honors: Military Provost Award for Excellence in Russian Language


Minnesota Lawyer | 2017
Eagle Scout
Boys Scouts of America | 1993


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