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

Attorneys in the MPPOA Legal Defense Fund

Thomas M. Kelly

Kelly & Jacobson
220 South Sixth Street, Suite 215
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Office: (612) 339-5055
Cell: (612) 239-3556
Fax: (612) 339-7851
Email: tom_kelly@qwestoffice.net
Administrative Assistant: Josh Katan


University of Minnesota, J.D.
University of Minnesota, B.A

Relevant Police And Peace Officer Experience

Member of MPPOA Legal Defense Fund Panel of Attorneys
Representation of officers from initial interviews through grand jury proceedings
Representation of officers in critical incidents in all aspects of reasonable force, chase, and traffics stops

Other Relevant Information

Represented members of other (non police) unions in defense of accusations
Served on various bar related committees, including ethics and litigation
Granted high level security clearance by federal government
Testified as expert witness in court proceedings
Authored articles on criminal defense
Adjunct Professor