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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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CLE – Emerging Voices Speaker Training

Nov 17, 2020 8:30AM—11:00AM

Virtual

Learn to engage and teach any audience! This program is designed for new speakers, but offers practical speaking tips everyone can use. Join us for this short early morning coaching session designed to help you effectively engage and teach any audience. This FREE program is available only online, and registration is required. Co-Sponsored by Minnesota…

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MABL Fall 2020 General Meeting

Nov 12, 2020 5:00PM—7:00PM

The MABL Board invites all Minnesota Association of Black Lawyer members and supporters to attend our Fall General Membership Meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 12, 2020, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.   The MABL Fall General 2020 meeting will be held remotely via zoom conferencing. Remote log-in information will be provided on the week…

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CLE – Voter Suppression and the Impact of COVID-19 on Voting Rights

Oct 01, 2020 3:00PM—5:00PM

Virtual

The Diversity Committee of the Federal Bar Association-Minnesota Chapter, along with the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers and the Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association are pleased to host this two-hour CLE event exploring the topic of voter suppression and the impact of COVID-19 on voting rights for the 2020 State and National elections. The presenters will…

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Preparing for Protests – Legal Observer & Know Your Rights Training by NLG and LRC

Sep 01, 2020

MABL Presents: Preparing for Protests – Legal Observer & Know Your Rights Training by NLG and LRC Interested in supporting protestors and the public by using your legal expertise but not sure how? Join Legal Rights Center (LRC), Minnesota Association for Black Lawyers (MABL), and Minnesota’s Chapter of National Lawyers Guild (NLG-MN) for this important…

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Lessons Learned from Ferguson: Building Community Trust with the Police, the Courts and the Criminal Justice System.

Jul 29, 2020 5:30PM—6:30PM

Virtual

MABL is proud to co-sponsor this event with the The American Constitution Society. From Ferguson, Missouri to Minneapolis, Minnesota, the nation has been engaged in an important and ongoing dialogue about community-police trust, the fairness of the criminal justice system, and public safety. Join the ACS Minneapolis-St. Paul Lawyer Chapter, the ACS Madison Lawyer Chapter, the…

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Evictions in a Post-COVID-19 Environment

Jul 16, 2020 12:00PM—1:30PM

Zoom

The impacts of COVID-19 reverberated throughout our economy, hitting people living at the edges of poverty especially hard. While the state of Minnesota implemented and subsequently extended a moratorium on evictions, the financial hardship suffered by tenants who lost their jobs and cannot pay rent as well as landlords facing financial hardship could become a…

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