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If you have been accused of a crime in Minnesota, taking steps to protect your future is crucial. At this moment, everything is on the line: your future, your reputation, your personal and financial freedom. With so much at stake, the last thing you need is an inexperienced attorney. At Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A., our Minneapolis criminal defense lawyers have over a century of collective experience and have been practicing in state and federal courts across Minnesota since 1983.

  • Our team is available 24/7 – when our clients need us, we’re there for them
  • Both of our partners have formerly worked as prosecutors in Minnesota
  • We have represented thousands of clients and handled hundreds of jury trials
  • Attorneys Joseph Tamburino & Jill Brisbois are Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists, a certification achieved by only 3% of all attorneys.
  • We’ll start your case with a FREE, no-obligation consultation.

When you hire our firm, you can rest easier knowing that your future is in capable hands. Not only do we have a long history of securing favorable results for our clients, but we have also been recognized by prestigious organizations like The National Trial Lawyer: Top 100, Martindale-Hubbell®, and Super Lawyers® for our continued success in the field.

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Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A. is proud to provide nuanced and dedicated representation for the injured or criminally accused in Minnesota.

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Our team has 100 years of collective experience. Our lawyers, Allan Caplan and Joe Tamburino, are frequently featured on local news networks, including radio and television appearances on Fox and WCCO radio. This has helped Caplan & Tamburino Law Firm, P.A. rise to prominence and gain a solid reputation of fighting vigorously not only for our clients, but also against the injustices they face when they have been charged with a crime or have been wrongfully injured.

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Our Awards & Recognitions
  • 10 Best Law Firm: Client Satisfaction
  • Minnesota State Bar Association: Certified Criminal Law Specialist

Recent Case Victories

  • Domestic Assault Case Dismissed

    Outcome: Client was charged with a misdemeanor domestic assault. Attorney Allan Caplan met with the prosecutor on ...

  • Third-Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charge Dismissed

    Outcome: Client, who was represented by attorney Hillary Parsons, was charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct ...

  • Domestic Assault Case Dismissed

    Outcome: Client was charged with Domestic Assault after his wife called the police during an argument. Client maintained ...

  • Domestic Assault Case Resolved

    Outcome: Client, who was represented by attorney Hillary Parsons, was charged with domestic assault after her boyfriend ...

  • Disorderly Conduct Charge Dismissed

    Outcome: Client was charged with disorderly conduct after an incident at a U-Haul facility. Client, who was represented ...

  • Misdemeanor Theft Conviction Expunged

    Outcome: Client was originally charged with misdemeanor theft. Attorney Kayla Wengronowitz was able to convince the ...

  • Felony Thefts and Embezzlement Reduction of Charges

    Outcome: Client was charged with three felony thefts and accused of embezzling over $100,000. Attorneys Joe Tamburino ...

  • Misdemeanor Reduction of Charges

    Outcome: Client was originally charged with misdemeanor failure to drive with due care. Due to the facts of the case, ...

  • Return of Permit to Carry Case Resolved

    Outcome: Client received a letter from the Dakota County Sheriff revoking his permit to carry firearms under federal ...

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Our Minneapolis criminal defense lawyers are passionate about protecting our clients' rights as they navigate the legal system. Watch our videos to learn more about what drives our firm to fight for our clients' freedoms and futures or to view our attorneys as they share their experience and insight on various news and media outlets.

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What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “ Kayla Wengronowitz was my attorney in a claim against me involving Title IX and won my difficult and extensive case. She was a beacon of hope to me when my options seemed very limited. Kayla provided clarity for me to understand everything happening in the case, she made smart and calculated decisions, she made sure I was comfortable with every decision she made, and she responded to difficult situations seemingly with ease. Most importantly, Kayla was empathetic and provided comfort throughout the strenuous process. I am extremely grateful for her service and highly recommend her without reservation.” - Anonymous
  • “I strongly recommended to anybody who needs a criminal lawyer representation ” - M.M.
  • “ I just wanted to thank you so much! I am so pleased with all the hard work you put in. I would have never had the chance to get the outcome I did without you. You did an amazing job and we are feeling very greatful to have made the right call when we chose you.” - P.K.
  • “ Hi Allan, Just wanted to say thanks for the phone call last night and all the support today at court. It's been the most stressful time of my life but your advice, superior knowledge, confidence, and support are very much appreciated.” - D.D.
  • “Just wanted to take a moment to thank you for helping me get my life back! ” - C.C.
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