Jeffrey S. Sheridan

Jeffrey S. Sheridan

Eagan, Minnesota
800-491-9983 (Toll Free)

Practicing since 1987, Jeffrey Sheridan has been routinely recognized as a Super Lawyer, named Attorney of the Year by Minnesota Lawyer three times, and has been included on the list of the Best Lawyers in America as published in Minnesota Monthly magazine every year since 2007. This recognition stems from his skill and professionalism in the fields of criminal and DWI/DUI defense. Sheridan’s innovative arguments and tenacious nature have proven successful in the trial courts, courts of appeal and before the Supreme Court. Licensed in both Minnesota and Wisconsin, Sheridan is simply your best defense if you have been charged with a crime.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Aviation Law
  • DWI or DUI

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1987
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1993
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2003
  • Wisconsin, 1995


  • Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 1987
  • University of Kansas, Kansas
    • B.A. - 1984


  • The DWI Defense Seminar for Minnesota, Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice, June 19, 2009
  • Annual DWI Seminar , Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice, June 22, 2012
  • Winning Against the Datamaster Without an Expert, Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice, June 19, 2015

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers, 2006 - 2018
  • Attorney of the Year, Minnesota Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers in America, Minnesota Monthly, 2007 - 2018
  • Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year 2013, MPLS/St. Paul

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Dakota County Bar Association
  • Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice, Past President
  • National College of DWI Defense (NCDD)
  • Minnesota Society of Criminal Defense (MSCJ)