Alexander S. Kelsch – Partner

Alexander S. Kelsch – Partner

Mr. Kelsch has been with Kelsch Kelsch Ruff & Kranda since June, 2009 as Law Clerk and after Graduating in 2012, he has 5 years of experience in:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Domestic Relations
  • Estate Planning
  • Bankruptcy
  • Telephone Attorney for ARAG

Mr. Kelsch is also Active in KKRK’s extensive Government Relations and Lobbying effort with the ND Legislature and Administrative Agencies.



  • Post Graduate of University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Juris Doctor, 2012
  • College: University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Bachelor of Arts in English and Economics, 2009
  • High School: Mandan High School, Mandan, North Dakota 2004

Community Involvement/Leadership

  • Junior Achievement
  • Volunteer Basketball coach for Mandan Braves boy’s basketball

Licensed To Practice

  • North Dakota State District Courts
  • North Dakota Supreme Court
  • United States District Court of North Dakota

Bar Memberships And Associations

  • Big Muddy Bar Association
  • ND Association for Justice
  • ND State Bar Association
  • Telephone Attorney for ARAG
  • Young Lawyer Liaison for Meritas

Professional Recognition:

  • Big Muddy Bar Association Volunteer Lawyer of the Year in 2013 & 2014
  • 2014 Justice for All Lawyer

Personal Information

Hometown: Mandan, North Dakota
Parents: Thomas D. and Rae Ann Kelsch
Interests: Basketball, Golf, and Hiking