Minneapolis Criminal Defense Lawyer






- Firearms and Drug Charges (Hennepin County) - DISMISSED

- Gross Misdemeanor Domestic Assault (Hennepin) - DISMISSED

- Domestic Assault (Hennepin County) - DISMISSED

- 5th Degree Assault (Isanti County) - NOT GUILTY

- Felony Drug Charges and DWI (Carver County) - ALL CHARGES DISMISSED

- Prostitution in a Public Place - NOT GUILTY

- 4th Degree Damage to Property - DISMISSED

- Domestic Assault - DISMISSED


- Felony Domestic Assault and Misdemeanor Assault - ALL CHARGES DISMISSED

- Felony 3rd Degree Assault and Felony Domestic Assault - ALL CHARGES DISMISSED

- 2nd Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct (Anoka County) - DISMISSED

- Domestic Assault - DISMISSED

- 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct (Isanti County) - NOT GUILTY

- Felony Perjury and Offering Forged Evidence (Hennepin County) - DISMISSED

- Carrying a Pistol without a Permit (Hennepin County) - DISMISSED

- Gross Misdemeanor Interference with a 911 Call and Domestic Assault - ALL CHARGES DISMISSED

- Felony Criminal Sexual Conduct (Cottonwood County) - STAY OF ADJUDICATION

- Seizure of Firearms (Hennepin County) - ALL FIREARMS RETURNED TO CLIENT

- Stalking and Harassing Phone Calls (Hennepin County) - DISMISSED

- Driving After Suspension - DISMISSED

- Possession of Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle - DISMISSED

- Misdemeanor 5th Degree Assault

- Gross Misdemeanor Fail to Stop for a School Bus with Children Present

- Gross Misdemeanor 2nd Degree DWI

- Misdemeanor Reckless Driving and Obstruction of Legal Process

- Felony 5th Degree Controlled Substance (Marijuana) Possession

- 4th Degree Criminal Damage to Property

- Misdemeanor 5th Degree Assault and Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct

- Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct, Misdemeanor 4th Degree Criminal Damage to Property, and Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct

- Felony Failure to a Register as a Predatory offender

- Felony Intentional Discharge and Reckless Discharge of a Firearm

- Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle and Speeding

- Contributing to the Need of Children in Need of Protection

- Felony Theft

- Two counts of Felony 5th Degree Drug Possession

- Harassment Restraining Order

- Vehicle Forfeiture and Plate Impoundment from DWI arrest

- 5th Degree Domestic Assault

- Misdemeanor Theft and Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct

- Dangerous Weapons

- Misdemeanor Theft Charges

- Felony 5th Degree Drug Possession – Probation Violation

- Felony 5th Degree Drug Sale, 5th Felony Drug Possession , and 5th Felony Drug Possession.

- 1st Degree Felony Damage to Property

- 5th Degree Domestic Assault

- Gross Misdemeanor Physical Assault on a Police Officer, 5th Degree Misdemeanor Assault, 5th Degree Misdemeanor Assault

- Misdemeanor Theft

- Misdemeanor Careless Driving

- Misdemeanor Theft

- Felony 5th Degree Drug Possession

- Criminal Vehicular Operation; 3rd Degree DWI

- 5th Degree Domestic Assault

- 4th Degree DWI – Probation Violation

- Appeal of Federal Prison Sentence

- Various Animal Neglect Charges

- Felony Arson

Coley J. Grostyan

criminal defense lawyerBeing accused of a crime can be a stressful and life-changing experience. Having an aggressive and experienced criminal defense attorney on your side will protect your rights as you navigate the perilous criminal justice system. Selecting the right criminal defense lawyer, like Coley Grostyan, makes all the difference in the outcome of your case and your future. Coley Grostyan is a respected Minnesota criminal defense lawyer with the knowledge, dedication, and compassion to fight for the best possible result in your case.

As a small law practice, Coley Grostyan is able to provide each case with individualized attention. Coley personally handles all of his cases. From the first court appearance, through trial, Coley will be by your side fighting for you. To avoid costly mistakes that could cost you your freedom, family, job, and your future, Call Coley Grostyan now to get the aggressive criminal defense you deserve.


Coley Grostyan provides legal representation in federal and state courts and has successfully fought serious and complex criminal cases for his clients. Mr. Grostyan represents clients facing any criminal charge. From from misdemeanor theft and DWI charges to the most serious of felony drug charges, sex crimes, and assault charges, Mr. Grostyan has a proven track record of successful results in courtrooms throughout Minnesota. Coley has successfully represented hundreds of clients facing criminal charges, including:

Coley Grostyan represents people facing criminal charges throughout the State of Minnesota and is available for emergency legal services and advice. Do not delay, contact Minneapolis criminal defense lawyer, Coley Grostyan now.


When accused of a crime, time is of the essence to contact Coley Grostyan to fight for you. Under no circumstances should you ever speak with the police or other government agent if you are a target of their investigation. You simply cannot talk your way out of it. The purpose of police questioning is to confuse, find holes in your story, and obtain confessions to a crime. If you agree to speak with law enforcement, everything you say will be used against you at trial. Contacting a criminal defense lawyer immediately and asserting your 5th Amendment right to a lawyer and remaining silent will not be used against you. Simply put, calling Coley Grostyan right away is your best, and only, choice.




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Coley Grostyan is committed to providing high quality, cost effective, and result oriented representation to his clients. When you need to be sure that you are getting the very best legal representation, trust Coley Grostyan to work tirelessly on your behalf and do everything in his power to get the best possible outcome for you. Any lawyer can take your case and plead you guilty without thoroughly reviewing the evidence, conducting legal research, and strategically crafting your defense.

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We have years of experience defending clients against virtually any type of criminal charge. For effective legal representation for any of the criminal charges listed below, contact Coley Grostyan today.

drug charges
If you are have been arrested and charged with a drug crime in Minnesota, you could be looking at several years behind bars, heavy fines, and public record of a drug conviction that can affect your ability to find job and housing, or to obtain financial aid. Additionally, a drug conviction in Minnesota can result in collateral consequences, such as losing your right to purchase and possess a firearm.
assault lawyer
If you have been accused of a violent crime and face the possibility of being imprisoned, you already understand the seriousness of your situation. Violent crimes are a felonies and a conviction carries the possibility of a prison sentence. Therefore, you will need a Minneapolis violent crime lawyer to fight on your behalf to ensure this allegation will not jeopardize your future.
1st degree assault lawyer
If you have been accused of a violent crime and face the possibility of being imprisoned, you already understand the seriousness of your situation. Violent crimes are a felonies and a conviction carries the possibility of a prison sentence. Therefore, you will need a Minneapolis violent crime lawyer to fight on your behalf to ensure this allegation will not jeopardize your future.
minneapolis dwi lawyer
Driving while impaired is a serious offense that can have wide-ranging effects on your life, impacting employment, family, and finances. If you have been arrested and charged with a DWI, DUI, or refusal to take a breath, blood or urine test, you must act now to ensure your rights are fully protected as you have only 30 days to challenge the resulting driver’s license revocation.
firearm lawyer
In most instances, it is not against the law to possess a firearm, but rather a constitutional right. However, due to the complexities and political opinion surrounding gun rights and weapons possession in the United States, many lawful gun owners who encounter law enforcement may be falsely charged with a gun crime by simply exercising their Second Amendment rights. If you have been charged with violating any state or federal firearms laws, Minnesota firearm lawyer, Coley J. Grostyan, can help. Coley Grostyan is a proud sportsman and gun owner who is passionate about upholding the United States Constitution and individual gun rights.

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