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Celebration for the Investiture of the Honorable Ketanji Brown Jackson

Sep 30, 2022 8:00AM—11:00AM

Westminster Presbyterian Church

Join Twin Cities Diversity in Practice and the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers in celebrating the investiture of the Hon. Ketanji Brown Jackson! Justice Jackson is the 116th US Supreme Court justice and the first Black woman to serve on the court. On June 30, 2022, Justice Jackson was sworn in. The official investiture ceremony will be held the morning of September 30 in…

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The Ramifications of the Dobbs Decision

Sep 30, 2022 12:00PM—1:00PM

Virtual

Please join the Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter of the American Constitution Society and the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers as we host a panel to discuss the lasting ramifications of the recent Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization Supreme Court decision. Our panel will discuss the greater implications of the decision as it relates not only to cis-gendered…

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 Advancing DE&I Efforts on Hiring and Recruiting Committees: What You Need to Know as an Early Career Attorney

Sep 23, 2022 8:30AM—10:00AM

Virtual

Hiring and recruiting committees are often time at the epicenter of building diverse firms and corporate legal departments. Early career attorneys (with 0-8 years of experience) are invited to join a panel discussion with attorneys who have been on the frontlines of recruiting efforts at their organizations! Join us on September 23 from 8:30 – 9:45…

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MABL Annual 2022 Meeting

Jun 23, 2022 5:00PM—7:00PM

Stinson LLP 50 South Sixth Street Minneapolis, MN 55402

The MABL Board invites all Minnesota Association of Black Lawyer members and supporters to attend our Annual Membership Meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The MABL Annual Membership 2022 meeting will be held both in-person and remotely via zoom. Stinson LLP has partnered with MABL to host the in-person portion. Address is…

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SUSTAINABLE WELLNESS: A Trauma-Informed Look at Cultivating Calm Beyond the Pandemic Woes

Jun 20, 2022 4:00PM—6:00PM

Virtual via Zoom

Given our new agile society, this training will give participants a learningopportunity to be trauma‐informed and sustain themselves in their professionsand lifestyles. We will explore the link between adjusting to COVID‐19, racialinjustice, and mental wellness challenges in our homes, workplaces, andcommunities. Facilitator Brandon Jones is Executive Director for Minnesota Association forChildren’s Mental Health. Mr. Jones…

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Minority Judges Reception 2022

Jun 16, 2022 5:00PM—7:00PM

Diana E. Murphy U.S. Courthouse Plaza 300 S. Fourth St. Minneapolis, MN 55415

Please join the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota for the Minority Judges Reception on Thursday, June 16th, on the courthouse plaza outside the Diana E. Murphy U.S. Courthouse, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The Minority Judges Reception is sponsored by: United States District Court for the District of MinnesotaMinnesota Chapter of the Federal Bar AssociationMinnesota…

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History in the Making: Judge Jackson’s Confirmation Hearings and Her Future on the Supreme Court

Apr 21, 2022 12:00PM—1:00PM

Virtual via Zoom

Please join the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers and the American Constitution Society Minneapolis-St. Paul Lawyer Chapter for an informative discussion on Judge Jackson’s historic confirmation hearings to the United States Supreme Court and what her future on the Court may entail. This event will occur over Zoom on Thursday, April 21, 2022, from 12:00-1:00…

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Remembering Fredrick L. McGhee, Minnesota’s First African American Attorney

Feb 28, 2022 12:00PM—1:00PM

Virtual

In Celebration of Black History Month, this program is co-sponsored by the RCBA, MSBA, and HCBA New Lawyers Sections in Partnership with The Givens Foundation for African American Literature. Monday, February 28, 202212:00 PM to 1:00 PMLive Webinar via Zoom1.0 Standard CLE CreditsPresenter:Paul Nelson, author of Fredrick L. McGhee: A Life on the Color Line, 1861-1912 (Minnesota Historical Society…

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Open Forum Discussion on Documentary “On These Grounds”

Feb 24, 2022 5:00PM—6:30PM

Virtual

Join MABL for an open forum discussion about the documentary On These Grounds. This documentary traces a viral video of a white police officer assaulting a Black teenager seated at her desk, which sparked a national conversation and fueled a movement. The film shines a light on students, educators, and organizers who are creating an…

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