Solo/Small Firms

Solo and Small Firm Section Breakfast CLEs

Fourth Thursday of each month from September – May


Thursday, September 28

Solo Small Firm Section: E-Filing Made Easy: Practice Tips for Electronic Filing in Minnesota State and Federal Courts – Register

Presenter: Lisa Braaten, Judicial Training and Development Specialist, Second Judicial District; Heather Gilbert, Gilbert Law, PLLC; Tara Frazier, Gilbert Law, PLLC

Confidential information, files too large to load, electronic evidence, and more – what to do when you hit a snag in the e-filing process. Hear from the Minnesota state court and from small firm practitioners about making your court filing experience smooth and efficient. Federal court e-filing will also be addressed, time permitting.

Registration (and breakfast): 8:00-8:30 a.m.
CLE presentation: 8:30-10:00 a.m.
Location: Louisiana Café, 613 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN
Credit: 1.5 standard credits applied for
Cost (includes breakfast): $20 RCBA members $30 non-members


Thursday, October 26

Solo Small Firm Section: Individual Medical Insurance Policies – Common Problems and How to Respond – Register

Presenters: Elizabeth I. Wrobel, Wrobel & Smith, PLLP; David Holt, Holt Law LLC

The legal landscape for individual medical insurance policies seems ever changing and can be tricky to navigate.  Health insurance attorneys David Holt and Elizabeth Wrobel will discuss the various administrative appeal processes at issue, as well as present fact patterns for common denials and how best to respond.

Registration (and breakfast): 8:00-8:30 a.m.
CLE presentation: 8:30-10:00 a.m.
Location: Louisiana Café, 613 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN
Credit: 1.5 standard credits applied for
Cost (includes breakfast): $20 RCBA members $30 non-members


Thursday, December 7

Solo Small Firm Section: Gay Divorce – The Flip Side of the Right to Marry – Register

Presenter: John Del Vecchio, John Del Vecchio, PA

An examination of legal issues concerning same sex marriage dissolution.

Registration (and breakfast): 8:00 to 8:30 a.m.
CLE presentation: 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Location: Louisiana Café, 613 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN
Credit: 1.5 standard credits applied for
Cost (includes breakfast): $20 RCBA members $30 non-members


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