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Continuing Legal Education

​The Dakota County Law Library and the 1st Judicial District Bar Association offer monthly Continuing Legal Education sessions in two locations. The sessions are free.

You do not have to be a FDBA member to attend. For all sessions, CLE credit will be applied for.

Upcoming sessions
Minnesota’s Power of Attorney New Form/Changes
March 11, 8-9 a.m., Apple Valley
Presented by Natasha Merz J.D. Policy Specialist Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care and Laura Orr Attorney at Law Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (St. Paul)

When Your Client is Impaired: Addiction, Mental Health and Other Issues for Attorneys (one Elimination of Bias credit applied for Event Code 187170)
March 20, noon–1 p.m., Hastings
Presented by Joan Bibelhausen  J.D., Executive Director Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers (St. Paul)

Estate Planning: Planning for the Family Cabin: Trust, LLC or Let the Kids work it Out (one standard credit will be applied for)
April 8, 8-9 a.m., Apple Valley
Presented by Michael P. Tierney, Attorney at Law, Murnane Brandt (St. Paul)

Wine Law: Federal and State requirements for establishing a Winery (one standard credit will be applied for)
April 17, noon-1 p.m., Hastings
Presented by Paul Quast Esq. of Halleland Habicht  (Minneapolis)

The Past, Present and Future of ADR in Dakota County Family Law (one standard credit will be applied for)
May 13, 8-9 a.m., Apple Valley
Presented by John Burns Esq. Burns Law Offices (Burnsville)

Attorney Ethics (one ethics CLE credit will be applied for)
May 22, noon-1 p.m., Hastings
Presented by Ed Kautzer Esq. Ruvelson & Kautzer Chtd. St. Paul

Apple Valley sessions: Sessions will be held at the Dakota County Western Service Center.  The address is 14955 Galaxie Avenue. CLE sessions are held in conference room L139 or 1920. They are generally scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month. All sessions are 8–9 a.m.

Hastings sessions: Sessions will be held in the Jury Assembly Room in the Lower Level of the Judicial Center (unless otherwise noted). The sessions will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Check the session description for the date.

Last updated: 3/7/2014 8:26 AM