Criminal Law Section Annual Meeting, Legislative Update, and Networking

Event Description

Hosted by the Criminal Law Section. This event is In-Person only.

The Criminal Law Section will hold its Annual Meeting from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at The Lexington, at which section members will elect officers and council members for the 2023-2024 bar year and conduct other business as needed. All section members are welcome and encouraged to attend. The evening will consist of a legislative update by Minnesota State Senator Ron Latz and a keynote speech by Minnesota House Representative Sandra Feist. The Juvenile Justice bill, public safety and other justice-focused legislation, and more will be covered, with ample time for questions. This event will be an opportunity to make connections and socialize with practicing lawyers and leaders in the criminal law field. Dinner prepared by The Lexington catering staff will be provided.

Location: The Lexington, 1096 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN 55105

Evening Schedule:

Registration will begin at 4 PM and end at 4:15 PM.

4:15- 4:30 PM | Annual Meeting/Elections
4:30 - 5:00 PM | Legislative Recap: State Senator Ron Latz ; Chair, Senate Judiciary Committee. 
5:00 - 6:00 PM | Keynote Speaker: Rep. Sandra Feist, Vice Chair Public Safety Finance and Policy Committee, Minnesota, House of Representatives
6:00 - 7:00 PM | Social

1.0 Standard CLE Credit | Event Code: TBD

Limited parking is available behind The Lexington and ample parking is also available behind The Uptowner (directly across Lexington Parkway from The Lexington, and is FREE before 5:00 PM.)


MSBA Criminal Law Section Member: $20
MSBA Member not in the Section:  $35
Non-MSBA Member:  $65
Law Students:  Free

Payments: Due to the pandemic, accounting staff have limited access to the office making the processing of checks difficult. 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:
Yajaira Lansiquot

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Wednesday, June 7, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The McLean Ballroom / The Lexington Saint Paul, MN United States