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 …

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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 …

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Election Update

Unfortunately, due to Covid19 restrictions, we are NOT able to have our annual picnic lunch or in-person voting for the Secretary Treasurer position. Voting will be done via electronic survey and you will have 24 hours to submit your vote. A link with the survey will be sent at noon on Thursday 6/25 and will …

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Veterans Legal Clinic – Volunteers Needed

Veterans Legal Clinic  Event Flyer The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) is looking for attorneys to volunteer for any period of time to offer advice, brief services and referrals to veterans attending the Veterans Legal Clinic. Usually the areas of law seen are family, civil, debt/bankruptcy, criminal, criminal expungements, housing, employment and benefits. Prior …

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SBBA member, David Meyers, is presenting a CLE for MSBA Real Property Certification Board on November 13, 2019.  The title of the presentation is “Title Standards, White Pages and Survey Guidelines”.  For more information or to register, please visit the sponsor site.  Thank you!

Volunteers Needed – Apollo High School’s Mock Trial Invitational

The Stearns Benton Bar Association is once again co-sponsoring Apollo High School’s Mock Trial Invitational tournament.  The Invitational will be held on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Apollo High School in St. Cloud. Up to 24 teams from across the state will be participating in the tournament. There will be two rounds, one at 9:00 a.m. …

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