MABL Calendar

Feature Event:

Celebration for the Investiture of the Honorable Ketanji Brown Jackson

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 Washington, D.C.  For this momentous occasion, MABL and TCDIP, in partnership with other bar associations (see below), are co-hosting a celebration from 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. CDT on September 30! This community event will bring together people from across the Twin Cities legal profession—from students and young legal professionals to judges and seasoned attorneys. This event is geared towards law students, attorneys, and legal professionals, and we encourage civically engaged high school and college students to join us in celebrating Ketanji Brown Jackson’s investiture! The program will include: Justice Jackson’s investiture, livestreamed from Washington, D.C. A panel discussion with prominent Black judges in Minnesota Musical performances A continental breakfast 

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MABL's Events:

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

MABL Presents: Preparing for Protests – Legal Observer & Know Your Rights Training by NLG and LRC Interested in supporting protestors and the public by…

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

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…

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Evictions in a Post-COVID-19 Environment

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…

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Defending Dissent and the Movement for Black Lives

The Murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police Department brought thousands of people to the streets demanding justice for George Floyd and the affirmation…

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MABL’s Silent Protest in Solidarity

The Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers invites all attorneys in Minnesota – regardless of race, color or creed – to join us in the quest…

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Judicial Boot Camp; Applying to the District Court Bench

Boot Camp Schedule 9:00 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.: Welcome and presentation from the Chair of the Judicial Selection Commission. 9:25 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.: Building…

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MABL 2020 Gala

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…

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CLE – Minnesota Judicial Selection Process: Challenges Facing Applicants of Color and Strategies for Success

The Judicial Selection Committee of the Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers is pleased to host this CLE program exploring Minnesota’s judicial selection.

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