MSBA Annual Convention 2021

Event Description

This year it’s more important than ever to connect with your colleagues. The Convention’s engaging online platform will allow you to view all the presentations from the comfort of your home or office and to participate as much as you want to. Plus, you’ll have many opportunities to interact with your fellow attendees.

Minnesota lawyers are musicians, entrepreneurs, volunteers, artists, experts, coaches, board members, teachers, writers, leaders, athletes, mentors, inventors and more. You’ll meet some of Minnesota’s most interesting lawyers at the 2021 MSBA Convention.

New This Year:

  • Engaging Presentations by Minnesota Lawyers

  • Important Federal and State Case Law Updates

  • 6 All-New Entertaining ED Talks

  • Meet Your Talented Colleagues Online During the Breaks


Featured Speakers:

  • Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea
    Chief Justice Gildea has served as the Chief Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court since 2010. Prior to that she served as an associate justice from 2006 to 2010 and as a district judge in the Fourth Judicial District from 2005   to 2006.
  • Patricia Lee Refo
    Patricia Lee Refo is the President of the American Bar Association. As a partner at Snell & Wilmer in Phoenix, Refo concentrates on complex commercial litigation and internal investigations. She chairs the firm’s Professional Liability Litigation Group.
  • Simon Tam
    Simon Tam is best known as the founder and bassist of The Slants, the world’s first and only all-Asian American dance rock band. He helped expand civil liberties by winning a unanimous victory at the Supreme Court of the United States for a landmark case, Matal v. Tam, in 2017. He also leads The Slants Foundation, a nonprofit that supports arts and activism projects for underrepresented communities.

CLE Credits:



MSBA Member:  $95
Paralegal: $95
Judges/Clerks: $45
Minnesota CLE Season Pass Holder: $45
Non-Member:  $195 
Law Student: $45

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Pre-Registration is Closed

Thursday, June 24, 2021

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM