Aggressive civil and criminal defense attorney

stacy-photoStacy has represented clients all of types in high-stakes litigation, in both federal and state courts. From individuals accused of a sex crime to Fortune 100 companies to municipalities, Stacy has served as defense counsel in both civil and criminal litigation. Stacy has represented clients in a range of criminal matters, government investigations and regulatory compliance matters, product liability, multi-party environmental litigation, construction law, eminent domain and patent disputes.


In addition to her private practice at Bettison Law, Stacy practices with the law firm of Kelley, Wolter & Scott, P.A., a white-collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation boutique. She also currently serves as special assistant public defender for Carver/Dakota County Veterans Treatment Court.


Additional Past Experience:
  • Assistant Public Defender, Ramsey County (Minnesota Second Judicial District)
  • Attorney, Greene Espel PLLP (Minneapolis)
  • Associate Attorney, Jenner & Block LLP (Chicago)
Judicial Clerkship:

Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Myron H. Bright, United States Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif (high honors)
  • Emerson College (Boston), B.A., Communications, Political Science & Law, summa cum laude, Lambda Pi Eta National Honor SocietyGold Key Honor Society
Community Involvement:

Physical fitness, motorcycle travel, martial arts, equestrian sport, freelance writing