(Formerly Ruvelson & Kautzer, Chartered)
President of Ruvelson & Kautzer, Ltd. attorneys at Saint Paul, Minnesota
Since 1979, Ed Kautzer has defended hundreds of lawyers, judges, doctors, nurses, and other licensed professionals in professional ethics matters before their respective boards. Ed is a partner in the law firm of Ruvelson & Kautzer, Ltd. and he is a member of both the Minnesota and Wisconsin State Bars. He has written numerous articles in the areas of family law, ethics and malpractice and is a frequent lecturer for continuing legal education in these areas.
Counsel to Ruvelson & Kautzer, Ltd. attorneys at Saint Paul, Minnesota, since 2011 (President of Ruvelson & Kautzer, Chartered, 1975 — 2010)
Practice Areas: Business, Real Estate, Probate
US Supreme Court (1980—), US Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (1987—), US District Court (MN, 1975—), Minnesota Supreme Court (1968—), Article 27(c), Uniform Code of Military Justice; Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe; board certified Real Property Law Specialist (Minnesota State Bar Association, 1997—), certified §504 Attorney (US Small Business Administration, 1995—)
Army Reserve Colonel (retired 2003): Assignments included 3 senior commands and 3 staff judge advocate assignments; Awards included Legion of Merit and Outstanding Community Volunteer Service Medal.
Law: Ramsey County Bar Association (RCBA) (president); RCBA Foundation Board of Trustees; Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) (Board of Trustees, MSBA and Law-Related Education Foundations); American Bar Association (ABA) (House of Delegates, American Bar Foundation)
Military: Army Reserve Ambassador; Reserve Officers Association (Minuteman Award); Judge Advocates Association
Community Service: Armed Forces Service Center, Camp Widjiwagan YMCA (chair), COMPAS, Council on Crime & Justice, Dakota County Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee (chair), Dodge Nature Center, Family Service, Friends of the Public Library, History Theatre, Midway Chamber (president), Minnesota Club, Parks & Trails Council, St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce, St. Paul Rotary Club (president), United Veterans Legislative Council, United Way (law division chair), West St. Paul Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee, St. Paul YMCA
Spruce Tree Centre, Suite 313
1600 University Avenue West
Saint Paul, MN 55104