Presentation Skills Workshop for the Legal Advocate

Event Description

This is a limited-space workshop. To register, please email Sarah Grundhoefer at

In-Person Workshop
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
9:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Minnesota State Bar Association

In this interactive workshop, New Lawyers will build their tool kit to be an effective legal advocate by increasing confidence and skill. Tools include strengthening your voice projection, optimizing eye contact, using strong body language and gestures, using powerful language and eliminating powerless language, leveraging energy and enthusiasm, connecting with your audience and more. These important skills will build your tool kit to becoming an effective advocate for your clients.

1:1 Virtual Coaching Session
30 Minutes in May or June

All attendees will have the option to take their presentation skills even further during a complimentary 1:1 virtual coaching session with Connie after the workshop. Note: the 1:1 virtual coaching session is available only to participants who attend the in-person workshop.

With Connie Wilder Coaching

Connie Wilder is an executive coach who demystifies the process for connecting with one’s worthiness in order to make better decisions, speak with clarity and impact, and harness the energy to lead with your full potential. With 20+ years as an expert in leadership development, Connie's magnetic personality and passionate, engaging speaking style will show your audience how to lead from the inside out, navigate through institutional and self-imposed roadblocks, and transfer their insights into concrete action. With a focus on communication, presentation and leadership development, Connie helps leaders build an emotionally intelligent mindset and skillset which empowers them to transform the way they think, present and lead. This fresh mindset advances awareness, trust, creativity, respect, discipline, focus and innovative results to key stakeholders.

CLE Credit:

2.0 Standard CLE Credits | Event Code: 449692


Free for MSBA New Lawyers Section Members


Minnesota State Bar Association
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Accomodations: The MSBA is 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.  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager: Sarah Grundhoefer | | 612- 278-6307

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Minnesota State Bar Association
600 Nicollet Mall #380
Minneapolis, MN 55402

In Person: 15