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41st Annual Bench & Bar Benefit

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Please join us at the 41st Annual Bench and Bar Benefit — an evening to honor Pro Bono service and support the legal services community.

This year’s benefit, will celebrate purple pride.



Proceeds benefit the Ramsey County Bar Foundation. The RCBF annually awards grants to law-related charitable organizations such as Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Children’s Law Center, Minnesota Justice Foundation, Tubman Center and Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers.

Saturday, November 5, 2016
InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront11 East Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul

Complimentary Wine and Royal Punch will be served for the first hour.

A free wooden nickel will be given to all attendees at registration, good for one free drink at Pazzaluna bar, donated by Pazzaluna

Cinnamon and Green Peppercorn Braised Beef Short Ribs
Roasted Vegetable Strudel

(Dietary restrictions also accommodated)

5:30 p.m. Reception and Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Award Ceremony
Live Auction

The auction includes:
2 round-trip Southwest Airlines tickets to anywhere in the continental United States, a weekend stay at a Lutsen Resort log cabin,3-night stay in Bozeman, MT; MN Wild , MN Rollergirls and St. Paul Saints tickets; Rodan & Fields skin care package; Dinner at The Commodore, WA Frost, Red Cow, Hells Kitchen, Pazzaluna, The St. Paul Hotel, Lake Elmo Inn and Oxcart Ale House; Tickets to shows at The Guthrie, History Theatre and Mixed Blood Theatre; Judge Bastian’s bronze gifts; limited edition U.S. Supreme Court bobbleheads, and much more!


Tickets: $90 per person or two for $160
Register Online

Table of 10: $750
Sponsorship & Table Registration Form



Sponsorship Opportunities are Still Available!

Join these firms and organizations in sponsoring this event. All proceeds go to the Ramsey County Bar Foundation which awards grants to law-related charitable organizations. Half of the proceeds from this event will be given to Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services.

Sign-up as sponsor by sending in the Sponsorship Form to the RCBA office*
or sign-up and pay online: Become a Sponsor – Pay Online

Thank you to our current sponsors:

Special Master Sponsors: Briggs & Morgan; Dorsey & Whitney LLP; Faegre Baker Daniels, LLP; Litigation Insights; Stinson Leonard Street LLP

Solicitor Sponsor: Larson King; Mairs & Power; Robins Kaplan LLP

Foreperson Sponsor: Gray Plant Mooty, Felhaber Larson

Additional sponsors for this event include:

Anastasi Jellum, PA; Aon Risk Solutions; Bassford Remele; Benchmark Reporting; Best & Flanagan LLP; Braun Intertec; Commercial Partners Title; DecisionQuest; DTI™; First American Title Insurance Company; GHD Services; Hallberg Law, PA; Hansen, Dordell; Halberg Law, PA; Historical Information Gatherers; Leonard, O’Brien, Spencer, Gale, & Sayre; Lind Jensen Sullivan & Peterson, PA; Major, Lindsey & Africa; Metro Legal Services; Robert Half Legal; SDK CPAs; Shenehon Company; Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben PA; Thomson Reuters

*Questions, or to send in your sponsorship form:
RCBA, Attn: Sharon Elmore 332 Minnesota Street, #W-710, St. Paul, MN 55101.
Phone: 651-789-3756