Everything You Wanted To Know About Criminal Appeals but Were Afraid To Ask

Event Description

Online registration for this event is closed, please e-mail kkozicky@mnbars.org to register.

This program is an opportunity to hear from a panel of experts including two Court of Appeals staff attorneys who specialize in criminal appeals and an appellate court judge. The panel will be moderated by an appellate public defender. Topics that will be discussed include good and bad issues to raise on appeal, motions to strike and discretionary appeals. Participants are encouraged to send in questions ahead of time and the panel will also answer questions submitted during the CLE.

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Jenna Yauch-Erickson | Assistant Public Defender, Appellate Public Defenders Office


Jodie Carlson | Staff Attorney, MN Court of Appeals

Judge Francis Connolly | Judge, MN Court of Appeals

Michael Kunkel | Staff Attorney, MN Court of Appeals

CLE Credits: 1 Standard applied for, 482663


Appellate Section Members: Free

Members, not in section: $15

Non Members: $45

Law Clerk: Free (Use code CLERKS at checkout)

Law Student: Free

Registration Deadline: 11:00am, April 3. To register after that time, email the program manager.

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 .

Remote Instructions: Remote Instructions will be e-mailed the day before.

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.

Program Manager: Kelly Kozicky | kkozicky@mnbars.org | 612-278-6351


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Tuesday, April 4, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Live Webinar - Zoom