Attorney Glenn P. Bruder
(952) 831-3176 (fax)
Glenn P. Bruder received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Minnesota in 1980. In 1983, he received a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School. Between 1983 and 1989, he was employed by the Douglas Law Firm in Edina, Minnesota. Since 1990, Glenn P. Bruder has been a partner in the firm of Mitchell, Bruder & Johnson.
Glenn has represented criminal defendants throughout Minnesota. He regularly appears as defense counsel in U.S. District Court where he is among a group of attorneys selected by the U.S. Public Defender, and appointed by judges and magistrates, to represent federal criminal defendants when the Public Defender is unable to do so. Glenn has represented defendants in a wide variety of crimes including murder, sex offenses, drug crimes, burglary, white collar crimes, assault and DWI.
Glenn has been a member of the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and was an advisory board member at Martin Luther Manor Care Center between 2004 and 2007. He also volunteered with the Resource Center for Fathers and Families between 2000 and 2010. Glenn has been an adjunct professor at William Mitchell College of Law since 2005.
Glenn P. Bruder is admitted to practice before all Minnesota courts, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals and U.S. Supreme Court. He has represented criminal defendants before each of these courts.
Glenn is married, and the father of two children, ages 13 and 12. He lives in Edina. In his free time, Glenn golfs, runs and plays tennis. Glenn has completed five marathons.
- University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota – J.D. 1983
- University of Minnesota, College of Liberal Arts – B.A. 1980
- All Minnesota State courts (1983 – present)
- U.S. District Court-Minnesota (1983 – present)
- U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals (1985 – present)
- U.S. Supreme Court (1987 – present)
Community and professional activities
- Volunteer attorney – Resource Center for Fathers and Families (2000 – 2010)
- Advisory board member – Martin Luther Manor Care Center (2004 – 2006)
- Board of Directors – Japanese Style, Inc. (2008 – present)
- Adjunct professor – William Mitchell College of Law (2005 – present)