Minnesota

Minnesota:

Type: Direct Certification and Approval of Private Certification Programs

State Programs
Civil Trial Practice, Real Property, Labor and Employment 

Private Programs: Business Bankruptcy, Civil Law Trial Advocacy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Creditors' Rights, Criminal Law Trial Advocacy, Elder Law, Family Law Trial Advocacy

Regulatory Scheme: "A lawyer shall not state that the lawyer is a specialist in a field of law unless the lawyer is currently certified or approved as a specialist in that field by an organization that is approved by the State Board of Legal Certification."  Rule 7.4 (b)

Contact:
Margaret Fuller Corneille
Director
Minnesota Board of Legal Certification
180 E. 5th St., Suite 950
St. Paul, MN 55101
651/297-1857
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Emily Echweiler
Assistand Director and Counsel
Minnesota Board of Legal Certification
180 E. 5th St., Suite 950
St. Paul, MN 55101
651/201-2719

Website

Jessica Thomas
Certified Specialist Manager
Minnesota State Bar Association
600 Nicollet Mall #380
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612/278-6318

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Updated: 08/05/2015

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