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The Do's and Don'ts of Discovery and Trial Practice Civil Court Judges Want You to Know
This insightful discussion will guide your litigation efforts by putting you face to face with the judges to see trial practice from their perspective. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to ask the decision-makers crucial questions on best discovery and trial practices. Gain practical advice for likely scenarios, uncover specific judges' opinions and preferences, and prevent common mistakes. Find out what judges think attorneys need to keep in mind in this candid discussion - register today!
This intermediate-to-advanced level program will give civil litigation attorneys a chance to have their specific questions answered by working civil court judges.
Morning Session 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Panel Members: Hon. Kevin S. Burke, Hon. Thomas S. Fraser, Hon. Thomas A. Gilligan Jr., and Hon. Daniel C. Moreno
Moderator: James M. Susag
Afternoon Session 1:00PM - 4:30PM
Panel Members: Hon. Susan N. Burke, Hon. Jennifer L. Frisch, Hon. Robyn A. Millenacker, and Hon. Mary R. Vasaly
Moderator: James M. Susag
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Minnesota Board of Continuing Legal Education for 6.0 hours of standard CLE credit, including 1.0 hour of ethics credit.
HON. KEVIN S. BURKE is a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County.
HON. SUSAN N. BURKE is a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County.
HON. THOMAS S. FRASER is a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County.
HON. JENNIFER L. FRISCH is a District Court Judge in the Second Judicial District in Ramsey County.
HON. THOMAS A. GILLIGAN JR. is a District Court Judge in the Second Judicial District in Ramsey County.
HON. ROBYN A. MILLENACKER is a District Court Judge in the Second Judicial District in Ramsey County.
HON. DANIEL C. MORENO is a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County.
HON. MARY R. VASALY is a District Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County.
MODERATOR - JAMES M. SUSAG is a shareholder with Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd., in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Since 1995, his commercial and real estate litigation trial practice has focused on franchise; dealer and contract disputes; and real estate, construction, and land use. He has extensive first chair litigation experience representing clients in numerous jury and court trials, domestic and international arbitrations, administrative proceedings, and appeals. Mr. Susag is a member of the Minnesota State, Hennepin County, and Ramsey County bar associations; the American Bar Association's Forum on Franchising; and the International Franchise Association. He is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th, 4th, and 8th Circuits. Mr. Susag is a frequent writer, public speaker, and panelist. He has been named a Super Lawyer from 2002 - present, a Best Lawyer in America and a Best Lawyer in Minnesota by Minnesota Monthly magazine, and one of the Very Best U.S. Attorneys in Franchising and a Franchise Legal Eagle by Franchise Times. Mr. Susag earned his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas; and his J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law.
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