W. Harvey Skees

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      W. Harvey Skees

      Bismarck, North Dakota
      24 years of experience


      For over 18 years and over 1000 cases, attorney W. Harvey Skees has prided himself on providing high quality, aggressive, and honest representation of people when they need it most. W. Harvey Skees has been continuously recognized throughout his legal training and legal career for his legal abilities including: - Twice selected a "Super Lawyers Rising Star" in Minnesota for DUI & Criminal Defense - Selected by The National Trial Lawyers as a "Top 100 Trial Attorney" - Awarded a Judicial Clerkship in the Minnesota 8th Judicial District - Awarded a Federal Internship with the United States Air Force - Judge Advocate General's Office

      Practice Areas

      DUI & DWI

      Criminal Law

      Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes

      Personal Injury

      Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death


      • Free Consultation
      • Credit Cards Accepted
      • Contingent Fees

      Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

      Minnesota, Since 1999
      North Dakota, Since 2016
      Washington, 1998-2003

      Professional Associations

      North Dakota State Bar &nbsp# 08396 Member (Current)

      Minnesota State Bar &nbsp# 0291547 Member (Current)


      • Top 100 Trial Lawyers

        The National Trial Lawyers 2014.0

      • Rising Stars - DUI/DWI and Criminal Defense

        Super Lawyers 2012.0

      • Rising Stars - DUI/DWI and Criminal Defense

        Super Lawyers 2011.0


      • Johnson County Community College Associate Degree - Railroad Sciences (1995) | Railroad Sciences - Conductor Certification

        Year: 1995 - 1995

      • University of North Dakota B.S. (1995) | Psychology

        Year: 1993 - 1995

      • University of North Dakota School of Law J.D. (1998) | Law

        Year: 1995 - 1998

      Speaking Engagements

      Your First DWI Case: An essential guide to handling your first (or next) DWI case., Minnesota CLE - 1st Series, Minneapolis, MN, July 24, 2014, Minnesota CLE, Presenter and Lecturer at this CLE on Degrees of DWI: Aggravating Factors under Minnesota Law.



      The Law Office of W. Harvey Skees

      Mailing Address


      1515 Burnt Boat Dr., Suite C - #119, Bismarck, ND 58503


      (855) 384-4891


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