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Matthew T. Ralston

Matthew T. Ralston is the founder of Ralston Legal LLC. He practices criminal law and is a VA-accredited attorney who represents veterans in all phases of their disability appeals.

As a criminal defense attorney Matt combines pragmatism, dedication, and a strong work ethic to deliver outstanding results. Matt has successfully defended those charged with violent crimes, theft, drug manufacturing and distribution, and alcohol-related offenses. He represents clients in cases throughout the State of Minnesota in federal and state courts, as well as in Wisconsin.


Before founding Ralston Legal LLC, Matt earned his J.D. in 2012 from Seattle University and his B.A. in 2007 from the University of Puget Sound, where he rowed for the varsity crew team. He is admitted to the bars of the Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Minnesota Federal District court. In his spare time, Matt volunteers with the Volunteer Lawyers Network to help indigent clients file bankruptcy.

Bar Admissions

  • Bar of Minnesota

  • Bar of Wisconsin

  • Minnesota Federal District Court

  • U.S. Court of Claims for Veteran Appeals

Education

  • J.D. - Seattle University, 2012

  • B.A. - University of Puget Sound, 2007