Ashley Repp

Ashley Repp



Ashley is a passionate, creative, and results- oriented advocate who helps clients achieve their goals by leveraging strong negotiation and proven litigation skills.

Ashley understands her clients are looking for pragmatic and strategic guidance, and, to that end, she works tirelessly to ensure her clients understand all options. A fierce advocate, Ashley recognizes negotiations frequently serve clients’ ultimate goals and has refined those skills over thousands of cases. However, when settlement is not an option, Ashley is a tenacious and unwavering litigator in trial.

Prior to joining Dorsey, Ashley tried more than a dozen cases to verdict, including cases involving life without parole.

Education & Admissions

Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., 2016)

Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs (M.A., International Relations, 2016)

College of the Holy Cross (B.A., Political Science, 2013)


  • Minnesota
  • New York
  • U.S District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S District Court for the District of Minnesota


  • Proficient in French and Spanish


  • Secured dismissal of complaint against a physician before the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice.
  • Secured dismissal of complaint against certified nurse anesthetist before the Minnesota Board of Nursing. 
  • Successfully defended corporate client in benefits lawsuit, achieving judgment on the administrative record (D. Minn.). 
  • Conducted an internal investigation on behalf of a Minnesota community medical center.
  • Secured dismissal of first-degree murder charges (Hennepin County, MN).
  • Secured dismissal of felony tax fraud charges (Hennepin County, MN).
  • Obtained jury verdict of acquittal on all charges, including 2nd degree DWI (Hennepin County, MN).
  • Obtained jury verdict of acquittal on assault charges (Hennepin County, MN).
  • Obtained M’Naughten mental illness bench trial acquittal of assault charges (Hennepin County, MN).   
  • Obtained jury trial verdict of acquittal in criminal driving case (Hennepin County, MN).

Industries & Practices

  • Commercial Litigation

Professional & Civic

Community Involvement

  • American Constitution Society 
    • Chapter Co-President, 2024
    • Chapter Co-Vice President, 2022-2023
    • Member, 2020-2022
  • Westonka Food Shelf


     Pro Bono 50 Hours 2022

  • Contributed more than 50+ Challenge pro bono hours, 2022

North Star Lawyer

  • MSBA North Star Lawyer, 2022
Ashley Repp