The Ramsey County Bar Association will present the Second Judicial District Pro Bono Award to Thomas A. Gilligan, Jr. at its Bench & Bar Benefit on November 1, 2014. Gilligan has provided over 1,000 pro bono service hours to low-income Ramsey County residents over the last seven years. Gilligan, recently appointed to the Second Judicial […]
The Ramsey County Bar Association (RCBA) welcomes Thomas C. Plunkett as its incoming president for 2014-2015. Mr. Plunkett is a solo practitioner in downtown Saint Paul where he focuses his practice in the areas of criminal defense in both state and federal court. He also practices in regulatory discipline. Mr. Plunkett has been very active […]
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In Memoriam from Geraghty, O’Loughlin & Kenney It is with great sorrow that we report our friend and colleague, Elise (Pearson) Brown passed away on Monday May 26, 2014, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Elise was 29 years old and died surrounded by her loving family in Solon Springs, Wisconsin. Elise joined Geraghty, […]
The Ramsey County Bar Association Youth & Law Committee awarded ten seventh-grade students from Ramsey County awards for outstanding essays as part of the annual Law Day Essay Contest. The 2014 Law Day theme is “American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters.” Students were asked to explore the topic by discussing […]
The Diversity Committee worked with St. Paul Neighborhood Network (SPNN) to produce a public service announcement, which will be shown on SPNN’s television channels and on its blip site. The PSA features RCBA members, Michael Fondungallah, Alberto Quintela, Mike Bradley and Cassandra Fortin. Special thanks to Mike Bradley for his efforts in completing this project.
The Daily Journal for the 2014 Chicago Midyear Meeting, which reports the action taken by the House of Delegates, is available on the ABA’s website. To view the final, adopted language of Resolutions and the full text of the Reports, click on the Report Number.