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.
Please note: The Hastings Judicial Center is currently under construction. The Jury Assembly Room will be unavailable after the July CLE.
Working Effectively with Your Muslim Clients and Colleagues
Feb. 9, 8-9 a.m. Apple Valley
Presented by Amarita Singh, Civil Rights Director Council on American-Islanic Relations, Minnesota
Human Trafficking/Concerns around Sexual Assault
Feb. 18, noon-1 p.m. Hastings
Presented by Caroline Palmer Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault MCASA
Legal Issues affecting Transgender Minnesotans
March 8, 8-9 a.m. Apple Valley
Presented by Phil Duran Legal Director of Outfront Minnesota
March 17, noon-1 p.m. Hastings
Presented by Karin Ciano and Lynn Waters, Freelance attorneys (Minneapolis)
Updates in Probate Law
April 12, 8-9 a.m. Apple Valley
Presented by Denise Rahne of Robins Kaplan LLP and Steven Sitek of Bassford & Remele
Social Security Disability
April 21, noon-1 p.m. Hastings
Presented by Peggy Stevens and Stephanie Johnson at Peggy Stevens Law Offices (St. Paul)
May 10, 8-9 a.m. Apple Valley
Presented by TBD
Everything You Thought You Knew About Mediation is Wrong
May 19, noon-1 p.m. Hastings
Presented by Dan Simon M.A. J.D. Certified Transformative Mediator
June 14, 8-9 a.m. Apple Valley
Presented by TBD
June 16, noon-1 p.m. Hastings
Presented by Vicki Vial-Taylor Hennepin County Prosecutor and others TBD
Apple Valley sessions: Sessions will be held at the Dakota County Western Service Center. The address is 14955 Galaxie Avenue. CLE sessions are now being held primarily in meeting room 106. This room is right around the corner from L139. They are scheduled on 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.