Family Law Section

The Family Law Section's purpose is to promote the practice of family law as a profession and provides for the exchange of information about family law among Minnesota attorneys. Committees include Amicus, Publications, Domestic Abuse, and Legislative.

Benefits for members of the Family Law Section:

  • Quarterly publication, The Family Law Forum 
  • Opportunity to participate in legislative process 
  • Earn up to 9 free CLE credits per bar year
  • Attend a satellite CLE meeting in outstate MN to network with local colleagues
  • Get an opportunity to have your voice heard by serving on one of the many section committees
  • The Family Law Section-sponsored seminar with topics of interest to family law practitioners. 

The Family Law Section hosts a monthly Section meeting on the second Saturday every month from 9:30am - 11:00am (Sept - May).  Teleconferencing is always an option.  Please use the call-in information below to join remotely: 

1.  Dial 1-877-226-9607
2.  Enter 512 067 2665#
3.  Please mute your line by pressing *6.  This helps eliminate background noise for all participants. If you want to ask a question, you can unmute by pressing #6.

Domestic Abuse Committee Brochures

Join us at the 2018 MSBA Convention for a discounted rate!
9.0 CLE credits, including ethics and elimination of bias credits
Register online at and use Coupon Code "G-FLS-18CONV"
For complete registration instructions, click HERE.

Section members:
Join the conversation on the Family Law Community at!


Join a Section

Join Online

Join by Mail