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Small Group Session with Judge Sophia Vuelo and Black Attorneys

Apr 16, 2021 12:00PM—1:00PM

Virtual

Judge Sophia Vuelo will host a small group panel discussion with a cross section of public interest attorneys, private attorneys, and non-practicing J.D. holders to assist Black law students and recent graduates to navigate their legal careers. Attend Judge Vuelo’s panel session and benefit from hearing from BIPOC attorneys and judges; learn how they overcame their…

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CLE – Building Resilience in the Face of Adversity

Apr 15, 2021 12:00PM—1:30PM

The Diversity Committee of the Federal Bar Association – Minnesota Chapter, along with the University of Minnesota Student Chapter, and Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, are pleased to host this one-hour CLE event exploring the topic of building resilience in the face of challenging circumstances. In the best of times legal professionals are at risk for…

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Legal Profession Community Listening Sessions: April 15 and 16 

Apr 15, 2021—Apr 16, 2021

Virtual

Please join MABL, Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers (LCL), Twin Cities Diversity in Practice (TCDIP), and the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) for support sessions for legal professionals. These support sessions are intended to be a safe and open space where members can share, listen, support, and acknowledge those experiencing trauma, pain, fatigue, and emotional distress.…

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Implicit Bias Within The Criminal Justice System

Mar 25, 2021 6:00PM—7:00PM

Twin Cities PBS (online event)

Twin Cities PBS (online event) – Part of the Racism Unveiled Series “Implicit bias represents unique challenges to effective law enforcement, because it can alter where investigators and prosecutors look for evidence and how they analyze it without their awareness or ability to compensate.” —Sally Q. Yates, Former U.S. Deputy Attorney General. TPT invites you to…

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Celebrating Trailblazing Women Attorneys

Mar 04, 2021 4:30PM—6:00PM

Virtual

Join us virtually on March 4 via Zoom for an engaging “rotating roundtable” event celebrating Trailblazing Women Attorneys and Judges! This event is the latest in a series of The Vintage events, which bring together experienced and new lawyers to share stories, learn, and preserve the history of our Bar. All lawyers are encouraged to…

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MABL General Meeting

Feb 25, 2021 5:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual

The Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers invites all MABL members and supporters to attend our Winter General Membership Meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2021, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. CST. The MABL Winter General 2021 meeting will be held remotely via Zoom Video Conferencing. Remote log-in information will be provided the week of…

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Demystifying the Path to the Bench in the Sixth Judicial District

Jan 11, 2021 5:00PM—7:00PM

Zoom (https://dorsey.zoom.us/j/9861347581?pwd=UnQraEFNRkdEbGNUS25VVU0rdTdqdz09)

The affinity bar organizations in Minnesota proudly present an informational evening event for attorneys interested in becoming a judge.  The event, titled “Demystifying the Path to the Bench in the Sixth Judicial District,” will include a presentation from Erin Sindberg Porter, the Chair of the Judicial Selection Commission and will feature a panel discussion with…

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MABL 2020 Gala

Dec 17, 2020 4:30PM—6:30PM

Virtual

The MABL Foundation Scholarship Gala will held virtually on Thursday, December 17, 2020, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. In addition to the scholarship and awards portion of the event, MABL will host a panel made up of distinguished speakers to address the inequities in our legal profession and discuss strategies for addressing racial justice. More…

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From Graduation to Gavel: Demystifying the Path to the Bench

Dec 09, 2020 4:30PM—6:00AM

Virtual CLE - Zoom details to follow

All are welcome, especially recent graduates and lawyers early in their career, to discuss considerations for early in your career that may positively impact your ability to become a judge. Panelists include Justice Anne McKeig (Minnesota Supreme Court), Judge Nancy Brasel (District of Minnesota), Judge Carolina Lamas (Hennepin County), and Judge Nicole Starr (Ramsey County).…

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Demystifying the Path to the Bench in the 7th Judicial District

Nov 24, 2020 5:00PM—7:00PM

Virtual

Please join us for this virtual event to learn more about the 7th Judicial District. 7th Judicial District Assistant Chief Judge Sarah E. Hennesy, ModeratorJudge Gail T. Kulick, PanelistJudge Jade M. Rosenfeldt, PanelistJudge Shan C. Wang, Panelist Answering Your Questions – Small Group BreakoutsFacilitated by:7th District Judges, including Judge Sharon Grewell BensonJudicial Selection Commission MembersAffinity…

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