Ramsey County Bar Foundation Awards Nearly $20,000 in Cy Pres Funds to Local Organizations

The Ramsey County Bar Association awarded nearly $20,000 to three local non-profit organizations this fall. The 2015 Cy Pres Fund recipients included: Asian Women United of Minnesota, Bridges to Safety, and Civil Society. Each year the foundation has awarded grants to organizations that educate the public in government and the legal system; promote and provide […]

Ramsey County Bar Foundation Donates $25,000 to Local Volunteer Attorney Program

The Ramsey County Bar Foundation (RCBF) presented Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS) with a check for more than $25,000 at SMRLS’ Fall Appreciation Luncheon Celebration held on Tuesday, November 24. The RCBF serves to provide financial support to programs in the Ramsey County geographic area that benefit the legal profession, improve the quality and […]

Family Law Section: When Your Family Law Client is Impaired (Elimination of Bias)

Family Law Section: When Your Family Law Client is Impaired (Elimination of Bias)* December 16 Presenter:  Chase Anderson, Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers Lawyers often see clients who appear to be suffering from substance misuse, addiction or other impairments.  While it is not our job to diagnose, what is our role, responsibility and opportunity? How do our […]

Ramsey County Bar Association to Present Second Judicial District Pro Bono Award

The Ramsey County Bar Association will present the Second Judicial District Pro Bono Award to Lucas Rezac at its Bench & Bar Benefit on November 7, 2015. Rezac first began volunteering as a certified student attorney at the Neighborhood Justice Center (NJC) many years ago. Rezac is now in private practice and continues to take […]

Get Your Tickets for the Bench & Bar Benefit!

40th Annual Bench & Bar Benefit Get your tickets today! Please join us at the 40th Annual Bench and Bar Benefit — an evening to honor Pro Bono service and support the legal services community. This year’s benefit, the Ruby Gala, will celebrate our event’s ruby anniversary with an elegant and fun evening. Complimentary red […]