How Tos for Arbitrators and Advocates

Event Description

Online registration is now closed. To register, please email Section Manager Yajaira Lansiquot at

Remote Only Event

This program will include tips and observations of three experienced arbitrators and arbitration advocates on the best practices at arbitration.  The program will be focused on preparation, ethical approaches to the hearing, tips for effective presentation and advocacy, and related matters.  Participants will learn how arbitrators approach hearings and how advocates perceive arbitrators.  The goal is to provide ways to promote efficiency and fairness in arbitration matters.


Madge Thorsen | Dispute Resolution Services
Mira Vats-Fournier | Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
David Allgeyer | Allgeyer Law & ADR

CLE Credits: 1.0 Standard CLE Credit


Section Members:  Free
MSBA Member NOT a member of the Section:  $10.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $15.00
Law Students and New Admittees (Attorneys Admitted to MN State after 1/1 of current year):  Free 

Registration Deadline: December 10, 2023. To register after that time, email the program manager.

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event. A calendar file with a Zoom link is available for download in the automatic receipt.

Program Manager: Yajaira Lansiquot | | 612-278-6353

Payments/Cancellations: Please register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you must pay by check, please use this registration form. Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy .

Accommodations: We are 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 with at least 72 hours notice prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.


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Tuesday, December 12, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

Live Webinar - Zoom