2024 MSBA CONVENTION
Live In-Person Seminar
ITEM #:  1446672401   |   EVENT CODE:  TBA
MEMBER PRICE
$95.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

MINNEAPOLIS

Monday, June 24, 2024 - Tuesday, June 25, 2024

8:30 AM - 4:25 PM   |   Check-In:  8:00 AM

Minnesota CLE Conference Center

600 Nicollet Mall # 370

3rd Floor, City Center

Minneapolis, MN 55402

2024 MSBA Convention

Join us for “Good Times in the City” at the 2024 MSBA Convention at the Minnesota CLE Conference Center!


Special Guests and Popular Features –

  • Keynotes by Former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Attorney Technologist Joshua Weaver
  • Remarks by Chief Justice Natalie Hudson
  • Election Security Information from Steve Simon
  • 6 All-New Enlightening and Entertaining Ed Talks
  • Appellate Judges Review Minnesota Cases You Need to Know
  • Learn How Minnesota Lawyers Are Using AI


PLUS –

  • Live Music, Prizes, Fun Legal Trivia with Trivia Mafia and a President’s Reception at The Oceanaire 
  • And much more!
Monday, June 24 


8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
CHECK-IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


8:30 – 8:45 a.m.
ANNOUNCEMENTS


8:45 – 9:00 a.m.
President’s Welcome
– Paul M. Floyd, MSBA President


9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Rebuilding and Reimaging Minneapolis
– R.T. Rybak


9:30 – 9:40 a.m.
BREAK


9:40 – 10:25 a.m.
The Future of Law, Business, and Community Life in Downtown Minneapolis
– Commissioner Toddrick S. Barnette, Charles E. Caturia, Karin M. Nelsen, R.T. Rybak & Melvin Tennant
– Jacob M. Holdreith (moderator)


10:25 – 10:30 a.m.
BREAK


10:30 – 11:15 a.m.
2024 U.S. Supreme Court Update and Insights
– Hannah M. Leiendecker & Aaron D. Van Oort


11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
3 ED Talks

Making Artistic Moves in Minneapolis
– Jessica Karp

Making My Mark
– Jennie A. Clarke

Daring to Care
– Hao Q. Nguyen


12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
LUNCH PRESENTATION
Lunch provided to all attendees. 

12:25 – 12:55 p.m.
State of the Judiciary Address
– Chief Justice Natalie E. Hudson


1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Demystifying the Future of Law: How to Integrate AI into Your Legal Practice

– Joshua Weaver


2:00 – 2:05 p.m.
BREAK


2:05 – 2:50 p.m.
3 ED Talks

Achieving Harmony
– Lawrence R. McDonough

The Art of The Legal Revolution
– Maya Johnson & Emily Hunt Turner

A Recipe for Success
– Benjamin R. Kwan


2:50 – 2:55 p.m.
BREAK


2:55 – 3:25 p.m.
How Minnesota Lawyers Are Using Generative AI
– Ann E. Motl & Daniel A. Tysver
– Todd C. Scott (moderator)


3:25 – 3:40 p.m.
BREAK


3:40 – 4:25 p.m.
Legal Trivia Contest featuring Trivia Mafia and Fun Prizes!


4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
President’s Reception and Passing of the Gavel Ceremony at The Oceanaire
– Paul M. Floyd, MSBA President
– Samuel J. Edmunds, Incoming MSBA President

Register for a chance to win 1 of 2 “Explore the Twin Cities Metro” Packages – each valued at $500!
Guthrie, Dakota Jazz Club, Meadows Golf, St. Paul Saints, and more!
The prize drawing will take place at the reception on Monday, June 24 and you must be present at the reception during the prize drawing to win. Any person may receive and submit an entry form on Monday, June 24 at the Convention registration desk until the reception begins at 4:30 p.m. Registration for the 2024 MSBA Convention is not required. The following individuals are not eligible to win: employees of Minnesota CLE and the Minnesota State Bar Association, as well as family members of those employees.

Sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual



Tuesday, June 25


8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


9:00 – 9:05 a.m.
Announcements and Introductions
– Samuel J. Edmunds, MSBA President


9:05 – 9:50 a.m.
2024 Minnesota Appellate Case Law Update 
– Justice Karl C. Procaccini, Justice Paul C. Thissen, Judge Jeanne M. Cochran & Judge Sarah I. Wheelock


9:50 – 9:55 a.m.
BREAK


9:55 – 10:55 a.m.
The Importance of Recognizing and Respecting Neurodiversity in the Legal Profession
1.0 elimination of bias credit to be applied for
– Marshall S. Lichty


10:55 – 11:15 a.m.
Ensuring Public Trust in Elections
– Steve Simon 


11:15 – 11:30 a.m.
BREAK


11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
10 Things You Should Do Before Going on Vacation 
1.0 ethics credit to be applied for 
– Susan Humiston, Samuel S. Rufer & Courtney Sebo Savica


Register for a Chance to Win a Great Minnesota Get-Away Package
2 nights at Pier B Resort, Dinner at Bellisio’s, and more – valued at $1,000!
The prize drawing will take place at the final session on Tuesday, June 25 and you must be present at the final session during the prize drawing to win. Any person may receive and submit an entry form on Tuesday, June 25 at the Convention registration desk until the final session begins at 11:30 a.m. Registration for the 2024 MSBA Convention is not required. The following individuals are not eligible to win: employees of Minnesota CLE and the Minnesota State Bar Association, as well as family members of those employees.

LIVE IN-PERSON
Monday & Tuesday, June 24-25, 2024
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

ONLINE REPLAY
Tuesday & Wednesday, July 23-24, 2024
Attend online
A moderator will be available to answer questions by email.

  • $295 standard rate
  • $95 MSBA members
  • $95 paralegals
  • $45 judges / clerks / law students
    Be sure to check the "Judge / Clerk / Student – Convention" option during the checkout process.
  • $45 members of sponsoring Sections
    Many MSBA Sections support this event through sponsorship, allowing their members to attend for only $45. Coupon codes are sent via email to members, but you can also inquire at info@mnbars.org to see if you qualify for the discounted rate!
  • $45 employees of sponsoring firms
    Employees of firms that support this event through sponsorship may attend for only $45.  Check with your firm to see if you qualify for the special discounted rate!
  • $45 Minnesota CLE Passholders
    (This is an MSBA event and therefore is not covered by any Minnesota CLE Season Pass.)


  • Other discounts that may apply:
    New Lawyer Discount


    Scholarships available!
    Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 9.75 CLE credits, including 1.0 ethics credit and 1.0 elimination of bias credit. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 9.75 credits.

SPONSORED BY:
MEMBER PRICE
$95.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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