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Contents of the Barrister are arranged in a reader-friendly format and, unlike lengthier publications, advertising space in the Barrister is limited, so your information earns high visual impact.

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Phone: (651) 222-0846
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Advertising Rates

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Full Page
8" x 10.5"
 $525 $475 $430 $390
Half Page
7.5" x 5"
 $325 $300 $275 $250
Quarter Page
3.75" x 5"
 $200 $180 $165 $150
Eighth Page
2.5" x 2"
 $125 $115 $105 $100

Classified Ads

  • $45

  • 30 words or less with border

  • Each word over 30 is an additional $0.50

  • For shorter ads (30 words or less), post your ad online for an additional $20

Online-Only Ads

  • $1 per word

  • All online ads are in classified format 

Hyperlink to Website

  • $10

Hyperlink to Email

  • $10

Both Website and Email

  • $15

Blind-Box Assignment

  • $20

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All advertisements must be submitted by the first day of the month preceding the issue. (For example, the deadline for the March  issue is February 1; the deadline for the April  issue is February 1.) The months of January/February, May/June, July/August and November/December are combined. The deadlines are December 1, April 1, June 1 and October 1, respectively.

  • All advertisements will be printed in the Barrister’s duotone mix.
  • All advertisements are subject to editing and must be approved by the Barrister staff.
  • All advertisements should be sent to the managing editor in electronic format. It is preferred that clients submit display ads in pdf format. Display ads may also be submitted in psd, eps, or jpeg format.
  • Ads may be submitted via CD or email.
  • A display ad may be developed from submitted information, free of charge.
  • All advertising clients will be invoiced. Clients may pay for several months of ad space in advance if they choose.

Advertising Policy

The Ramsey County Bar Association reserves the right to accept or reject any advertising at its discretion. Acceptance of any advertisement does not constitute endorsement.

Advertisers are responsible for submitting ads with accurate spelling, information and in an acceptable format. The advertiser assumes liability for all claims or suits arising by reason of publication of any ad furnished by advertiser.

Liability of the publisher for any error it makes is limited to the cost of the advertisement.

Adopted December 8, 2004

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Being Well. Doing Well.
Jan 06, 2020
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Ethics Committee Volunteers Needed
Nov 18, 2019
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Nominations for 2020-2021 RCBA Leaders
Oct 17, 2019
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