Capitol CLE Series

Capitol CLE Series for Local and State Government and Judicial Attorneys 2018 - 2019

Sponsored by the Administrative Law and Public Law Sections. For more information about each CLE and for pre-registration, please visit the links below:

Friday, January 18, 2019: Public Meetings - Open For Business

  • Stacie Christensen, Director Data Practices Office, Minnesota Department of Administration

  • Brian Melendez, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

  • Skjegstad Room / Minnesota Department of Revenue

Friday, March 29, 2019: Constitutional Litigation - A History and Overview of 42 U.S.C. § 1983

  • Presenters: Professor Bradford Colbert and Andrew Wolf 
  • Skjegstad Room / Minnesota Department of Revenue

Wednesday, April 24, 2019: Separation of Powers and Administrative Law

  • Presenter: Professor Mehmet Konar-Steenberg 
  • Details to follow


Past Events:

Friday, January 19, 2018: You did What? Navigating Conflicts of Interest in the Public Sector

  • Professor David Schultz, Hamline University

  • Skjegstad Room / Minnesota Department of Revenue

Friday, February 16, 2018: Out of Order - Protest, Public Meetings, and the First Amendment

  • Stacie Christensen, MN Dept of Administration; Nathan Midolo, Iverson Reuvers Condon; Kevin Riach, Fredrikson & Byron PA

  • Skjegstad Room / Minnesota Department of Revenue

Friday, March 23, 2018: Government Services Meet Immigration Enforcement

  • Marissa Hill-Dongre, University of MN Immigration Services; Laura Melnick, Southern MN Regional Legal Services; Joshua Newville, Madia Law LLC; Ana Pottratz Acosta, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
  • Minnesota Judicial Center / Room 230

Wednesday, May 9, 2018: Smarty-Pants, Smarty-Pants: Expert Testimony in your Next Contested Case

  • Administrative Law Judge Eric Lipman, Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings
  • Minnesota Judicial Center / Room 230


Questions? Contact Geen Mui (612-278-6346) or Kara Haro (612-278-6329).

Check-in and lunch begins at 11:45 am

All CLEs begin at noon

Please preregister at the link for each CLE.

Fee for each CLE with lunch:

$10 for members of the MSBA Public Law and Administrative Law Sections

$15 for MSBA members

$25 for nonmembers