Civility - Ethics, Education, and Expectations

Event Description

Law Day Collaboration with the Ramsey County Law Library.

Webinar Program:

The American Bar Association’s (ABA) Law Day theme for 2023 is “Cornerstones of Democracy: Civics, Civility, and Collaboration.” Lawyers are civic leaders and members of the bar can set a standard for civil engagement on important issues. This Law Day CLE will explore issues related to civility and civic engagement, including the obligations of civility for attorneys and judges to each other and the public, the ABA’s new legal education standard related to professional identity formation for law students, and expectations of the bench related to civility.

Presentation Panelists:

Chief Judge Leonardo Castro | Second Judicial District

Leanne Fuith , Professor of Law and Dean of Career and Professional Development | Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Jennifer Peterson , Senior Assistant Director | Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility


Judge Jessica A. Palmer-Denig , Administrative Law Judge | Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings

CLE Credits:

1.5 Standard CLE credits | Event Code: TBD


RCBA Members: $0
Non-RCBA Members: $45

Law Students: $0/Free 

Free for all attendees.

Registration Deadline: May 8, 2023. To register after that time, email the program manager.

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

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.

COVID-19:  We are currently following CDC guidelines for Covid-19. For more information, please visit our website.

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:
Geen Mui |

Register for this Event


Wednesday, May 10, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Zoom/Live Webinar