The Committee is composed of several trial judges from around Minnesota as well as practicing lawyers and court staff, and is chaired by a District Court Judge and joined by a Supreme Court Justice serving as Liaison to the Court.
Lawyers are elected to be Fellows based on their outstanding reputation, exceptional skill, and substantial contributions to the field by lecturing, writing, teaching, and participating in bar activities.
Made up of more than 100 local, state and national partners, Election Protection uses a wide range of tools and activities to protect, advance, and defend the right to vote.
The Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board oversees the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility, which investigates complaints of alleged lawyer misconduct and prosecutes disciplinary actions against lawyers.
Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity seeks to eliminate poverty housing from the Twin Cities and make decent, affordable shelter for all people a matter of conscience.
Pro Bono All Stars are MSBA members who have been recognized as North Star Lawyers—attorneys providing 50 or more hours of pro bono service in a calendar year—for seven or more years.
The article discusses how commercial property owners in Minneapolis whose businesses were destroyed by fire during the riots are discovering that they don't have enough insurance coverage to clear the debris.
The award celebrates individuals and organizations that have contributed in a meaningful way to enabling diversity and inclusion within Minnesota's legal community.
MJF strives for justice by creating opportunities for law students to perform public interest and pro bono legal services.
LegalCORPS is a Minnesota nonprofit organization that aims to expand access to the legal system by providing free legal assistance in transactional matters to low-income entrepreneurs and innovators and small nonprofits in Minnesota.