: This comprehensive 18-hour core skills course meets the statutory requirements of Minn. Stat. § 260C.163, subd. 3(g)
and Judicial Council Policy 604
and is designed to equip attorneys who represent parents in CHIPS proceedings with the substantive law and practice skills necessary to be persuasive and effective advocates for their clients.
Tuesday, September 12: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday, September 13: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday, September 14: 8:30am - 3:30pm
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North
Minneapolis, MN 55428
There is no fee for registration, materials, food/beverages, parking or Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits. Attendees are responsible for all other travel and lodging costs.
Printed materials will not be provided at this event, but will be posted on the Agenda and Participant Materials
tab for access during the conference. Please feel free to print the materials if you prefer paper, or bring your laptop, iPad, or other mobile device to view the materials.
Registration is due by 4pm on August 22 and attendance is limited to 130 attorneys.
Due to space limitations, preference will be given to attorneys who have not previously completed this core skills training and who are currently or expect to be under a contract or agreement with a county to represent parents in CHIPS cases for the remainder of 2017 and/or 2018.
For questions about the training or content, please email Judy Nord
, CJI Staff Attorney.