Military & Veterans Affairs Annual Legislative Update

Event Description

The Annual MSBA Military & Veterans Affairs Section CLE Program and 2023-2024 Election.

This session is available for HYBRID participation.

IN-PERSON OPTION:Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV), 1000 University Ave W Suite #10, St Paul, MN 55104

Proposed Schedule: 

2:15 to 2:30 PM | Annual Section Elections
2:30 to 4:30 PM | CLE and Legislative Update
4:30 to 5:30 PM | Social Reception

Event Description:

Following a brief annual election of the MVA Section Council, the two hours of the CLE will cover a briefing on legislative updates on issues related to, and affecting, servicemembers, veterans, and their families.


Johanna Clyborne, Founding Law Partner at Brekke, Clyborne & Ribich, LLC; Assistant Adjutant General, Minnesota National Guard; and Deputy Commanding General - Army National Guard for the Cyber Center of Excellence, Fort Gordon, GA

Benjamin Johnson, Legislative Director | Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

Brian Lewis, Appellate Law and Family Law lawyer | Francis White Law PLLC

CLE Credits:

2.0 Standard CLE Credits | Event code: TBD

Remote Participation: 

Webcast and/or phone participation is available. Please indicate your remote option for dial-in when registering.  Instructions will be sent via e-mail a day prior to the program.


Military & Veterans Affairs (MVA) Section Members: $0.00
MSBA Members not in the MVA Section: $10.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $20.00
Law Students: Free

Deadline to Register: June 18, 2023

Join the MVASection : MSBA members who are not members of the Section can join and attend this CLE for FREE.  Click here to add the section to your membership and then contact the program manager to register for this CLE at no cost. Want more information about the Military & Veterans Affairs Section ?  


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


Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.


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:

Yajaira Lansiquot |

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Tuesday, June 20, 2023

2:15 PM to 5:30 PM