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Ramsey County Judicial History Revealed

June 10@12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Monday, June 10 @ 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Ramsey County Law Library
15 Kellogg Blvd. W., St Paul
1 standard CLE credit applied for

Paul Godfrey, Esq., MSBA President
The Honorable John H. Guthmann, Chief Judge Ramsey County Court
The Honorable Gordon W. Shumaker, Former Chief Judge Ramsey County Court and Former Judge Minnesota Court of Appeals

This free CLE will include a celebration acknowledging the latest addition to the law library’s judicial portrait collection—a portrait of the late Judge Otis H. Godfrey, Jr., which was donated by his family.  Judge Godfrey’s son Paul Godfrey will offer some reminiscences about his father.

The CLE will also include insights about the Ramsey County bench, illustrative and historic cases, and winning strategies from the perspectives of current and former Ramsey County judges.  Judge Guthmann currently heads the court, and Judge Shumaker went to the Minnesota Court of Appeals after serving on the Ramsey bench for fifteen years.

This program is free and open to the public.  A reception will follow the CLE presentation. Light refreshments will be served before and after the CLE.  The program is a collaboration of the Ramsey County Bar Association and the Ramsey County Law Library.


Register online or send an email to info@mnbars.org or call 651-222-0846.