Attorney Profile

Learn more about Kenneth L. Wilson, St. Cloud Attorney 

Mr. Wilson founded the firm in 2000.  He has successfully represented clients in state and federal courts on various matters.  Mr. Wilson focuses his practice on defending people charged with crimes occurring in Stearns, Benton, Wright, Sherburne, Morrison, and other nearby counties. He has been practicing in central Minnesota for over 20 years.

Prior to starting his own firm, he participated in the criminal prosecution of over 200 criminal cases for both the Linn County Attorney’s Office and the Iowa City Attorney’s Office.

Memberships:

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Bar Admissions:

  • Federal Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2003 to current
  • United States District Court for Minnesota, 2002 to current
  • Minnesota State Bar, October 2000 to current

Education:

Mr. Wilson graduated from the University of Iowa School of Law in May of 2000.

The University of Iowa School of Law is ranked as one of the top 25 best law schools in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

Prior to law school, Mr. Wilson attended the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, where between 1993 and 1996 he received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology: Law, Criminology, and Deviance and also a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology: Archeology.

He is (was) proficient in French.

Kenneth L. Wilson Activities:

  • Sterns County Veterans Protocol Volunteer Attorney
  • Sartell High School Mock Trial Attorney Coach (2002-2004)
  • University of St. Thomas Graduate School of Business– guest lecturer in the areas of antitrust, trade practices, intellectual property, product liability, and criminal liability for businesses and employees
  • Sartell High School Speech Team (2002) – competitive speech judge
  • Home – Based Business Expo (2001) – guest presenter

Contact Kenneth Wilson today for a reliable and experienced attorney in St. Cloud.

Learn more about J. Matthew Holson, St. Cloud Attorney 

Mr. Holson has been involved in criminal defense since he was in college.  He worked as a clerk at the Orangeburg County (South Carolina) Public Defender’s Office and then was a law clerk at the Hennepin County Public Defender’s Office.  Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Holson clerked as a law clerk for a Hennepin County judge.  Mr. Holson has been a criminal defense attorney since 2004 working both as a Stearns County Public Defender and in private practice.  He has successfully represented clients throughout the state of Minnesota on matters ranging from traffic offenses to murder.  Mr. Holson focuses his practice on defending people charged with crimes occurring in Stearns, Benton, Wright, Sherburne, Morrison, and other nearby counties. He has been practicing in central Minnesota for almost 20 years.

Memberships:

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Bar Admissions:

  • Minnesota State Bar, October 2002 to current

Education:

Mr. Holson graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Law in May of 2002.

The University of Minnesota School of Law is ranked as one of the top 25 best law schools in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

Prior to law school, Mr. Holson attended Furman University, where between 1995 and 1999 he received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy.

J. Matthew Holson Activities:

  • Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, Board of Directors
  • Furman University Mock Trial Coach (2022-present)
  • American Mock Trial Association judge (2002-present)

Contact J. Matthew Holson today for a reliable and experienced attorney in St. Cloud.