One Profession - First Judicial District

Event Description

Join us live in Burnsville!

Pre-registration has closed. You are still welcome to attend and register at the door.

We hope you can join us for a day of education and networking - in person!

8:45 - 9:00 am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 am -  Minnesota Supreme Court Update
Presenter: Associate Justice Margaret Chutich

10:00 - 11:00 am - State of Elections in 2024
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon

11:00 am - Break

11:15 - 12:15 am - Vicarious Trauma, Empathy Fatigue, and Self-Care in the Legal Profession
Joan Bibelhausen, Executive Director, Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers

12:15 pm - Lunch

1:00 - 1:30 pm - News and Notes from the First District
Chief Judge Caroline Lennon, Minnesota's First Judicial District

1:30 pm - Break

1:45 - 3:00 pm - Understanding Differences, Upholding Justice: Cultural Competency in Law (1.25 Elimination of Bias credit)
Judge Sarah Wheelock, Minnesota Court of Appeals
Judge Dannia Edwards, Minnesota's First Judicial District
Vanya Hogen, Hogen Adams, PLLC
Sumbal Mahmud, Attorney at Law

Kristi Paulson, PowerHouse Mediation


CLE Credit:

4.75 CLE credits including 1.25 Elimination of Bias CLE credit | Event Code: 494328


MSBA Members, Judges and Law Clerks: $30.00
Non-MSBA Members: $60.00
Law Students: $0.00  

Remote Participation:

There is no remote participation for this event.


Deadline to Register: October 25, 2023

Payments:   We request that you register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you need assistance, please contact the program manager. If you must pay by check, please use this registration form.

Cancellations: Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.

Accommodations: The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager. Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager:
Jennifer Carter

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Friday, October 27, 2023

8:45 AM to 3:00 PM

Best Western Nicollet Inn
14201 Nicollet Ave
Burnsville, MN 55337