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WM Dane DeKrey

WM Dane DeKrey

Experienced Criminal Defense in North Dakota and Minnesota
  • Criminal Law
  • Minnesota, North Dakota
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Prior to starting his own criminal defense firm, Mr. DeKrey worked as a Federal Public Defender in Fargo, North Dakota, handling over 450 cases.

His caseload primarily included alleged drug possession and distribution, illegal gun possession, noncitizen illegal reentry, child sexual abuse imagery, and supervised release violations. He also handled cases originating on the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation and the Spirit Lake Dakota Reservation, including alleged murder, manslaughter, sexual assault, assault, arson, and others.

Before becoming a public defender, Mr. DeKrey spent three years representing average people taking on large companies at an elite class action law firm in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He remains close with the firm and sometimes collaborates with them and others on cases involving civil rights and consumer protection violations.

Mr. DeKrey graduated from the University of North Dakota and University of Minnesota Law School, both with honors.

Practice Area
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Minnesota Supreme Court
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North Dakota
North Dakota Supreme Court
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8th Circuit
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Professional Experience
Founding Partner
DeKrey Hock LLC
- Current
Advocacy Director
Assistant Federal Public Defender
North Dakota Federal Public Defenders Office
Zimmerman Reed
University of Minnesota Law School
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University of North Dakota
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Professional Associations
North Dakota State Bar Association  # 09524
- Current
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State Bar of Minnesota  # 0397334
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Contact & Map
DeKrey Hock
PO Box 944
Fargo, ND 58102
Telephone: (307) 389-3680
Monday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed