Continuing Legal Education



Lawyers licensed in Minnesota are required to continue their legal education throughout their careers. The mandatory continuing legal education (CLE) requirement was established by the Minnesota Supreme Court, which has the power to regulate the practice of law in Minnesota.

Washington County Law Library, along with the Washington County Bar Association, hosts and sponsors monthly CLEs. List below you will find our currently topics and dates. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact the Law Library at 651-430-6330.

NOTE: All CLE lectures will be remote starting in May




Bankruptcy Law for State Court Practitioners
Presented by Attorney T. Chris Stewart of Anastasi Jellum, P.A.

  • February 19th, 2020
  • 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. County Board Room

Basic Medical Assistance
Presented by  Attorney Julian Zweber

  • May 20th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

What Digital Evidence Looks Like, and How to Obtain it Professionally
Presented by John Carney Esq.

  • June 17th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Basics of Eviction 2020
Presented by Attorney Amanda Schmitz

  • July 15th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Probate Law
Presented by Attorney Amy Mason

  • August 19th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Elder Law
Presented by Marit Anne Peterson, Director of MN Elder Justice Center

  • September 16th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Topic: TBA
Presented by: TBA

  • October 21st, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Topic: TBA
Presented by Attorney Ben Lacy, Secretary of the Washington County Bar Association 

  • November 18th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access

Topic: TBA
Presented by Attorney Brian VanMeveren, VP of the Washington County Bar Association

  • December 16th, 2020 12:00-1:00
  • Remote - Please email LawLibrary@co.washington.mn.us to get lecture access






Updated 07/23/2020