CLE & Events

Fit to Practice: Cultural Competency in Law Practice

Date: Thursday, December 10, 2015 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $10.00

Deadline to Register: December 8, 2015

Being prepared for practice means knowing how to work with colleagues and clients from diverse backgrounds. This panel discussion will provide both new and seasoned lawyers’ advice for overcoming barriers created by social and cultural differences.  The panel attorneys, all board members of the Collaborative Community Law Initiative, a  program to help bridge the justice gap, are a group of skilled attorneys who will  share with you their experiences and stories of working with  clients and colleagues of diverse backgrounds.

The section membership will meet following the CLE at 5:30 pm.


Sophia Vuelo, Nelson Peralta, and Camille Bryant , Collaborative Community Law Initiative Board Members 


Kate Z. Graham, Collaborative Community Law Initiative Board Member

CLE Credits:

1.0 Elimination of Bias CLE credits approved | Event Code: 212811


New Lawyers Section Member:  Free 
MSBA Member not in the section:  $5.00 
Non-Member:  $10.00 
Law Student: Free

Remote Participation:

Teleconferencing and webcasting are available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed out the day before the program. 

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To register with a check, please mail in this registration form.
Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy
Questions? Contact Jennifer Brask | 612-278-6305

No sessions have been associated with this event.