Kevin J. Wetherille
  • Shareholder
Shakopee, MN



Kevin Wetherille grew up in Shakopee, graduating from Shakopee Senior High School in 1996. Following high school, Kevin attended Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota where he majored in History, with a particular focus on United States and Native American history. After obtaining a B.A. degree from Carleton in 2000, Kevin attended William Mitchell College of Law, where he received his Juris Doctor degree in 2003.   

Kevin began working with Jaspers, Moriarty & Walburg during law school as a Law Clerk. After spending over 2 years clerking with Jaspers, Moriarty & Walburg, the firm hired Kevin as an associate following his admission to the bar in 2003. Kevin was named a shareholder in Jaspers, Moriarty & Walburg in 2007.  Kevin became the firm CEO/Managing Partner in 2014. Currently, Kevin resides in Shakopee, Minnesota with his wife and their three children.

A significant portion of Kevin's practice is devoted to litigation in the areas of Civil Litigation, Probate Law, Family Law as well as more transactional areas of practice such as Estate Planning and Real Estate. 

Areas of Practice

  • General Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Wills, Trusts, Probate (contested/uncontested)
  • Real Estate
  • Business/Corporate
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • General Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Wills, Trusts, Probate (contested/uncontested)
  • Real Estate
  • Business/Corporate
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D.
  • Carleton College, Northfield, MN
    • B.A. - 2000
    • Major: History (Particular Focus on United States & Native American History)


  • Guest panelist, Thomson West "Meet the Customer", panel regarding internet marketing for law firms., Thomson West, December 9, 2004 – Present
  • Numerous local seminars on Estate Planning

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), 2003 to 2008
  • Minnesota Association for Justice (f/k/a Minnesota Trial Lawyers Association), 2006 to 2014
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 2000 to Present
  • Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL), 2010 to 2010
  • 2017 Super Lawyers Rising Stars List
  • Recognized as NorthStar Lawyer by Minnesota Bar Association for pro-bono service, 2015 to 2015

Past Employment Positions

  • Jaspers, Moriarty & Walburg, Law Clerk
  • Leonard, Street & Deinard, Case Clerk, 1997 to 1998

Pro Bono Activities

  • Served as volunteer youth basketball coach with Shakopee Boys Basketball Association, 2016
  • Shakopee Public Schools-Human Resources Academy Advisory Council, 2016
  • Greater MSP-Partner Advisory Council, 2016
  • Member, ad hoc Shakopee Business Leaders Group, 2015
  • Director: Shakopee Dollars for Scholars, 2014
  • Director, Saints Healthcare Funds, 2013
  • Director, Scott County Historical Society President, Scott County Historical Society 2014-2015, 2012
  • Member, Shakopee Economic Development Advisory Commission, 2011
  • Chairman of the Board, Shakopee Chamber of Commerce, 2010
  • Director, Shakopee Chamber of Commerce
  • Career Exploration Fair, Shakopee High School, 2003