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The MSBA's Criminal and Tax Law Sections, in collaboration with the University of St. Thomas School of Law Present


"Uncle Al Capone: The Untold Story of Chicago's #1 Gangster from his Niece's Perspective - Legal and Ethical Lessons from the 1931 and 1991 Capone Trials"

Join your colleagues from the MSBA Criminal and Tax Law Sections and the University of St. Thomas School of Law for a once in a lifetime program. Hear the untold story of Al Capone’s life as Chicago's lead gangster and his run-ins with the legal system from the perspective of his niece, Deirdre Marie Capone. Ms. Capone will share her personal experiences as a member of the Capone family.

She will be joined by attorneys Joseph Friedberg and Thomas Bauer who will dissect the legal and ethical lessons for lawyers using testimony, court transcripts and trial excerpts from Al Capone’s 1931 and 1991 trials.

Following the program, Ms. Capone will be available to answer questions and autograph copies of her book, Uncle Al Capone.


Deirdre Marie Capone (Panelist), Niece of Al Capone
Deirdre Marie Capone, daughter of Ralph Gabriel Capone, granddaughter of Ralph (Bottles) Capone who was the older brother and business partner of Alphonse (Al) Capone. Read more here.

Thomas Bauer (Panelist), Bauer Law Office

Joseph Friedberg (Panelist), Joseph Friedberg Law

1.0 hours of Standard CLE credits applied for

1.0 hours of Ethics CLE credits applied for

Event Code: 153214



Date:   Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Time:    7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Location:   University of St. Thomas School of Law
1000 LaSalle Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 

Join us for breakfast at 7:30 a.m., followed by the program from 7:45 - 9:45 a.m. Ms. Capone will be available to answer additional questions and sign copies of her book following the program.


Section Members:  $15.00
MSBA Members (But Not Criminal Law or Tax Section Members):  $30.00
Law Students and UST Faculty and Staff:  Free
Non-MSBA Members:  $60.00
Public Attorneys and Judges:  $15.00

Teleconferencing will NOT be available for this presentation.

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed.

Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Elyse Farnsworth, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336