The Lawyers

  • Lisa Elliott

    Lisa Elliott serves as David Rucki’s family court attorney. Elliott has represented David Rucki in his custody and divorce proceedings without interruption since June 6, 2011, while Sandra Grazzini-Rucki has been represented by numerous different attorneys.

  • Michelle MacDonald

    Michelle MacDonald served as Sandra Grazzini-Rucki’s family court attorney, and for a short time, her criminal defense attorney. MacDonald was labeled in April 2015 as a “person of interest” by the Lakeville Police Department in the disappearance of Samantha and Gianna Rucki.  

  • Stephen Grigsby

    Stephen Grigsby serves as Sandra Grazzini-Rucki’s criminal defense attorney. Grigsby replaced Michelle MacDonald as Grazzini-Rucki’s criminal defense attorney on November 18, 2015. Grigsby has been suspended from practicing law in Minnesota twice.

  • Travis Keil

    Travis Keil serves as Douglas Dahlen’s criminal defense attorney. Keil received his law degree from Hamline University and is an attorney with Keil Defense.