Agosto 21, 8:45 – 11:30 a.m.

Dorsey & Whitney

50 South 6th St #1500

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

 

$15 registration

2 CLEs have been applied for: 1 anti-bias, 1 ethics

Reminder: attorneys have until August 31 to complete and submit CLE requirements following the June 30 reporting period.

 

Elimination of Bias

 

Durante la primera hora,,en,Ryan LeCount,,en,profesor de sociología en la Universidad de Hamline,,en,analizará sesgos implícitos y sus posibles manifestaciones en entornos transaccionales legales,,en,Los asistentes aprenderán sobre enfoques concretos que pueden tomar para superar su sesgo implícito, así como la forma en que se pueden abordar los prejuicios implícitos cuando los clientes o compañeros de trabajo lo dirigen contra ellos,,en, Ryan LeCount, a sociology professor at Hamline University, will analyze implicit bias and its potential manifestations in transactional legal settings. Attendees will learn about concrete approaches they can take to overcome their implicit bias as well as how they can address implicit bias when clients or colleagues direct it against them.

 

The Elimination of Bias portion will be presented by Dr. Jerome Lecount, Assistant Professor of Sociology with Hamline University. Dr. Lecount’s teaching and research focus on issues of identity and power, especially race and ethnicity in the United States. Dr. Lecount- entregará un programa de una hora de duración en su trabajo fascinante y crítico y la forma en que puede ser aplicable a transaccionales asesoría jurídica en nuestra breve asesoramiento y configuración de la representación completos,en.

 

Ethics

One of the most valuable contributions to the legal profession a lawyer can make is devoting time to handling cases pro bono.

This session will walk participants through several quandaries that may arise during a pro bono case and will involve a discussion of the best ethical and most practical responses for pro bono professionals and volunteers.

 

The Ethics portion will be presented by Craig Klausing, J.D., Senior Assistant Director of the Minnesota Board of Professional Responsibility. Mr. Klausing, an attorney with over two decades of experience in professional responsibility investigation, prosecution, supervisión,,en,y la formación continua,,en,ofrecerá un programa de una hora de duración sobre temas de responsabilidad profesional relacionados con la prestación de servicios legales gratuitos,,en,El CLE concluye con la oportunidad de conocer al personal LegalCORPS y registrarse para obtener una oportunidad o el caso concreto,,en,También es una gran oportunidad para reunirse con otros voluntarios,,en,El café y la luz desayuno servido,,en, and continuing education, will deliver an hour long program on professional responsibility issues related to providing pro bono legal services.

 

The CLE concludes with an opportunity to meet LegalCORPS staff and sign up for a specific opportunity or case. It is also a great opportunity to meet with other volunteers. Coffee and light breakfast served.

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