Who We Are and What We Do - Civil Legal Services in Minnesota

Event Description

Online registration is closed. If you would like to join or have questions, please email Geen at gmui@mnbars.org.

Hosted by the Social Security Disability Law Section

This program will be a live webcast via Zoom. Attendees will have the option to view online and/or dial-in. Currently, all bar association programming is REMOTE-ONLY participation.There will be NO in-person attendance until further notice.  Thank you.

Live Webinar Description:

Four legal aid attorneys will talk about civil legal aid in Minnesota:

How services are coordinated, what services are offered, and who is eligible. The attorneys will offer an overview of civil legal aid in the state and then talk specifically about each of their four programs.


Anna Moga Solowiej, Supervising Attorney | Minnesota Disability Law Center/ MMLA
Ellen Smart, Attorney | Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid (MMLA) 
Laura Melnick, Lead Attorney - Economic Justice Unit | Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.
Shelley Jensen , Attorney | Judicare of Anoka County

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit | Event code: 343669      

Remote Participation: 

Webcast and/or phone participation is available. Please indicate your remote option for dial-in* when registering. If you are dialing-in only, please confirm your attendance to Geen MuiInstructions will be sent via e-mail a day prior to the program.

*Dial-in note: Toll fees may apply from a landline.


SSD Law Section Members:  $0 / Free
MSBA Members not in the Section:  $10.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $20.00
Law Students: Free

Online Deadline to Register: February 15, 2021

Join the Social Security Disability Law Section: 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 Social Security Disability Law Section?  


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.


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:

Geen Mui

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Pre-Registration is Closed

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM