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The MSBA's Family Law Section Presents


"New Rules of Family Court Procedure"

New Rules of Family Court Procedure went into effect on May 1st.  The rules are much different than the old ones.  Learn what you need to know about the new rules.


Debra E. Yerigan, Shareholder at McGrann Shea Carnival Straughn & Lamb
Debra has practiced exclusively in the area of family law since 1989. She believes that focusing on one area of the law gives her the opportunity to provide the best services to her clients. Yerigan has been admitted to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is a member of the Family Law Sections of the American, Minnesota State and Hennepin County Bar Associations. She is an adjudicative qualified neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice. She has received numerous honors, including being named a Minnesota Super Lawyers and included on the Minnesota Super Lawyers list of Top 100 Super Lawyers, being named to the Top 40 Women Super Lawyer list, as well as being named among the Top 40 Minnesota Family Law Attorneys, the Best Lawyers in Minnesota, and the Best Lawyers in America. Yerigan has served on Board of Governors of Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and was featured in a Minnesota Super Lawyers 2010 magazine article entitled Divorce With Dignity.

Susan C. Rhode, Shareholder at Moss & Barnett
Susan C. Rhode is known for her extensive experience and high ethical standards as a family law attorney. Ms. Rhode is consistently listed among "The Best Lawyers in America" and named a "Super Lawyer" due to her exemplary work representing families who have family issues. She has received the Hennepin County Professionalism Award and was recently recognized by the Minnesota Judicial Council for her work with the Early Neutral Evaluation statewide training programs.

1 hour of Standard CLE credit approved
Event Code: 173129



Date:   Saturday, November 10, 2012
Time:   11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Location:   MSBA Offices
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380 Minneapolis, MN 55402 


Section Members:  Free
MSBA Members (But Not Family Law Section Members):  $5.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $10.00
Law Students:  Free
Join the Section and attend for FREE:  $33.00

Participation by teleconferencing or webcasting is available. 
Please indicate that you will be attending by teleconference or webcast when registering or contact Tamara Patton prior to November 7, 2012. Instructions will be distributed on November 9, 2012, via email.

Satellite Locations: There are satellite locations available in the following communities:

Duluth -- Eskomo Pizza Pies, Esko, MN, hosted by Peter Radosevich

Northfield -- Arnold Law & Mediation, 220 Division Street S, Northfield, MN, hosted by Carl Arnold


In addition....

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. -
"There is No Such Thing as a Stupid Question" - A question and answer session with a panel of family law experts.

9:30 - 11:00 a.m. -
The Family Law Section will have a monthly business meeting.

12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - The Domestic Abuse Committee will meet.

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed.

Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Nicole Battles, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336