• 2021 MSBA Convention: Connect with Your Colleagues Online

    The 2021 MSBA Convention Is Live Online!

    This year it’s more important than ever to connect with your colleagues. The Convention’s engaging online platform will allow you to view all the presentations from the comfort of your home or office and to participate as much as you want to. Plus, you’ll have many opportunities to interact with your fellow attendees.

    Minnesota lawyers are musicians, entrepreneurs, volunteers, artists, experts, coaches, board members, teachers, writers, leaders, athletes, mentors, inventors and more. You’ll meet some of Minnesota’s most interesting lawyers at the 2021 MSBA Convention.

    Special Features This Year Include:

    • Engaging Presentations by Minnesota Lawyers 
    • Important Federal and State Case Law Updates
    • 6 All-New Entertaining ED Talks
    • Meet Your Talented Colleagues Online During the Breaks

    Featured Speakers:

    • Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea
      Chief Justice Gildea has served as the Chief Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court since 2010. Prior to that she served as an associate justice from 2006 to 2010 and as a district judge in the Fourth Judicial District from 2005 to 2006.
    • Patricia Lee Refo
      Patricia Lee Refo is the President of the American Bar Association. As a partner at Snell & Wilmer in Phoenix, Refo concentrates on complex commercial litigation and internal investigations. She chairs the firm’s Professional Liability Litigation Group.
    • Simon Tam
      Simon Tam is best known as the founder and bassist of The Slants, the world’s first and only all-Asian American dance rock band. He helped expand civil liberties by winning a unanimous victory at the Supreme Court of the United States for a landmark case, Matal v. Tam, in 2017. He also leads The Slants Foundation, a nonprofit that supports arts and activism projects for underrepresented communities.