Join us at the 28th Annual Conference & Exposition for a full day of education and building lasting relationships with our business partners and fellow legal administrators!

  • Morning keynote speaker R.T. Rybak, former mayor of Minneapolis and current President and CEO of the Minneapolis Foundation.

Former three-term Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak and author of Pothole Confidential will discuss the most pressing issues affecting the vitality of our communities.   With his understanding of this community and its people, Rybak is hoping to unlock the power we all bring to the table knowing that we, the people, are the greatest asset. He will illustrate how our current environment is the ideal time for incredible progress, including closing the achievement gap in education, reducing disparities across the board, and moving us forward.

  • Lunch keynote speaker Command Master Chief Evelyn 'Vonn' Banks, the senior most enlisted woman retired from the United States Navy after 30 years. 
Through trailblazing encounters, I use my personal and professional experiences to demonstrate how I navigated to the top of the enlisted ranks in the United States Navy.   I have three perspectives to share and build on.
1. Learn the Rules
2. Respect the Rules
3. Follow the Rules
  • A selection of afternoon break out sessions:
    • Done 2.0!: Time Management Strategies For Commanding Your Day

      In this age of hyper-connectedness, the world seems to spin faster and faster. No matter how hard or long we work, we often finish the day right where we started. It feels like we're treading water! Stop treading water and start experiencing greater productivity and work-life balance! Pick from the 24 suggestions offered in this fast-paced, engaging and entertaining examination of our current working environments.

    • The Fox Among Dogs: Managing Psychopathic Behavior in the Workplace

      Bullying, narcissism, ethical violations, theft, damaged image and reputation-- it's increasingly common to find these in media headlines about organizations and leaders. Psychopathic behavior in the workplace accounts for much of this and is becoming apparent that organizations need to understand such risks. This program defines psychopathic behavior, how it develops, how psychopaths are attracted to certain types of organizations and cultures, how their behavior can impact the organization, and what can be done to show due diligence in the hiring process and managing behavior.

    • Beyond Medicare

      You have taken the first step towards making an informed decision about your future Social Security needs. Being eligible for Social Security means having to make crucial decisions about your future, and Social Security benefits are one of the most important parts of any retirement portfolio. A poor election can be costly - making an informed decision can contribute significantly to one’s financial security. This is one of the largest financial decisions of your life. Beyond Medicare is here to help you navigate through the entire process.

    • Legal Pricing

      There are countless buzzwords currently in the domain of 'Legal Pricing': AFAs (Alternative Fee Arrangements), LPM (Legal Project Management), KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). What do they mean? How can they be implemented at your firm? How does your particular functional area interact with a Pricing group? What are the Pricing group's responsibilities? This session will explore these questions and much more.

  • The Exhibit Hall, an outstanding opportunity to interact with our business partners and learn about their services, products and expertise
  • An afternoon reception that will give you the opportunity to reflect on the day's sessions, reunite with old friends, interact with business partners and network with other legal managers

Register by February 2nd to take save $25 off your registration fee.  Click here to register. 

Location:
Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, the Depot 225 S 3rd Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55401