Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association
Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association

Attorneys in the MPPOA Legal Defense Fund

Robert M. Paule

Attorney at Law

920 Second Avenue South
Suite 975
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Email : bobpaule@comcast.net

Phone:  (612) 332-1733

Robert Paule is admitted to practice before the Minnesota Courts, the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, and the United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.  Following his graduation from law school in 1989, Bob began his career as an attorney with the Hennepin County Public Defender’s office, serving as a trial team attorney for seven years.  In 1997, Bob entered private practice and established his own law office.  Since that time, Bob has represented his clients in criminal matters throughout Minnesota and neighboring states, as well as in Federal Court, in both District and Appellate Courts.  Bob has an extensive and successful trial record, resulting in numerous acquittals and three separate not guilty verdicts in murder cases (including one utilizing a mental illness defense).  Additionally, Bob has represented a wide variety of clients in both State and Federal grand jury proceedings, including two no-bills in homicide investigations, and is a published author on grand jury procedures.  Bob is also a frequent lecturer at seminars on a variety of criminal law topics.

Education:

Gustavus Adolphus College, B.A., 1985

William Mitchell College of Law, J.D., 1989

Distinctions

Minnesota Super Lawyer by Minnesota Journal of Law and Politics

AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell