Message from the President
Welcome to a new season of activity for the Minnesota Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. As the second largest and perhaps the most active chapter of the FBA, there is a lot to be excited about in the coming year, and we need your help to get it done.
As a Chapter, we now have over 900 members, including a diverse array of members from the federal judiciary, government agencies, law firms, corporate legal departments, and the law schools. More...
The Minnesota Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, with the generous assistance of the district's judges, has compiled a set of "Practice Pointers and Preferences" for federal court practitioners. Judges participating in this project have submitted a list of practice pointers and preferences regarding, for instance, motion practice, written submissions to chambers, scheduling hearings, trial practice, and the like. This information is not intended to constitute a new "local rule" or "standing order" for each judge, but merely a helpful resource for members of the bar. Below are links to the Practice Pointers and Preferences provided by each participating judge.