“Respected. Reliable. Resourceful.”

Over 50 Years of Combined Criminal Defense Experience in Duluth

David C. Keegan
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Duluth, MN

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218-726-1220

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Mr. Keegan has been providing quality criminal defense representation in northern Minnesota since 1978. His area of expertise is exclusively criminal defense litigation. Mr. Keegan has been certified as a Criminal Trial Specialist in Criminal Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since May 1986.  He has conducted seminars on criminal litigation topics and trial skills for others in the criminal law field. He has represented persons charged with all types of criminal offenses with concentration on serious felony offenses.

Mr. Keegan has been included in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers since 2005 with the prestigious "AV" Rating, indicating the highest level of professional excellence by the most well-recognized rating system in the country.

Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1980

Education

  • William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 1978
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A. - 1974

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers with the Prestigious "AV" Rating
  • Law & Politics, Super Lawyers, Minnesota

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota
  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Eleventh District Bar Association
  • Duluth Trial Lawyers Association
  • Public Defender Practice, 1987 to 2005
  • Sixth Judicial District Public Defender's Office, Duluth
  • Public Defender Practice , 1981 to 1986
  • Sixth Judicial District Public Defender's Office, Virginia/Eveleth, MN
  • Indian Legal Assistance Program in Northeastern Minnesota, Staff Attorney, 1978 to 1981