Stearns Benton Bar Association


Kim Allen Pennington, founding partner of Pennington Cherne Gaarder & Geiger Hagen, PLLC was chosen for the Advocate Award, an annual award given by the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Section. This award is presented to an individual who has made a significant contribution to improving the system of civil justice in Minnesota. Recipients … Congratulations! Read More »

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Volunteer Opportunity

The SBBA is once again sponsoring the annual Apollo High School Mock Trial competition on December 19, 2020 and volunteers are needed to serve as judges for the event. This year the tournament will be held via Zoom. This event will be a great opportunity for teams to get use to the new virtual format … Volunteer Opportunity Read More »

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2020/21 SBBA Membership

Members – Welcome back to the Stearns Benton Bar Association! Your experience this year with our organization while we deal with COVID-19 will be unlike previous ones, however, the executive team wants to assure you that we will still be offering a number of the same events albeit virtually. Our team has also discussed and … 2020/21 SBBA Membership Read More »

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Court Facilities Mask Update

Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued an order on July 7, 2020 that requires face coverings be worn by all people doing business with the court in court facilities beginning TODAY, July 13, 2020. The order requires that people bring and wear their own face coverings when they will be doing business … Court Facilities Mask Update Read More »

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