Civil Litigation Annual Meeting and Dinner

Event Description

Deadline to Register: May 5, 2020

Join the Civil Litigation Section for their Annual Dinner, CLE and celebration.  This event is open to all (Civil Litigation Section members receive a discounted rate) and it provides a wonderful opportunity to socialize with your colleagues and hear a prominent speaker and legal scholar discuss constitutional law and the Supreme Court (1.0 Standard CLE credit will be applied for).

Keynote Speaker

Professor Erwin Chemerinsky
Dean and Distinguished Professor, UC Berkeley School of Law 

Erwin Chemerinsky is a nationally-recognized commentator and scholar on constitutional law and the United States Supreme Court. He became the 13th Dean of Berkeley Law on July 1, 2017, when he joined the faculty as the Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law. Professor Chemerinsky was the founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law at University of California, Irvine School of Law, with a joint appointment in Political Science. His areas of expertise are constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and civil liberties, and appellate litigation. He is the author of eleven books, including leading casebooks and treatises about constitutional law, criminal procedure, and federal jurisdiction.  His most recent books is We the People:  A Progressive Reading of the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century (Picador Macmillan) published in November 2018.  He frequently argues cases before the nation’s highest courts, and also serves as a commentator on legal issues for national and local media.

You can find his full bio here.

Schedule of Events
4:00 p.m. - Civil Litigation Council Meeting & Elections
5:00 p.m. - Social Hour
6:00 p.m. - Dinner, Award and CLE Presentation 

Tables that include 10 tickets for the dinner may be purchased for $1000.  Sponsorship packages are also available. Contact Kara Haro by email or at 612-278-6329 for more information.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credits Applied for | Event Code: TBD


Civil Litigation Section Member:  $50.00
Judges, Public Attorneys, and Law Clerks:  $50.00 (please call Kara Haro at 612-278-6329 to take advantage of this special rate)
Non-Members:  $80.00
Law Students:  $15.00

This event will be held at the Windows on Minnesota Restaurant in the Marquette Hotel in downtown Minneapolis.  Parking is available in a variety of parking ramps within a few blocks.

Remote Participation: 

Teleconferencing and webcasting are not available for this event. 

Want more information about the Civil Litigation Section
To register with a check, please mail in this registration form.
Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.
Questions? Contact Kara Haro | 612-278-6329

If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event please notify Kara Haro at or 612-278-6329. Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations at this meeting.

Register for this Event


Tuesday, May 12, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Galaxy Room / Windows on Minnesota Minneapolis, MN United States