Members say they find no better resource for professional development, continuing education opportunities, guidance in technology issues, personal motivation, and professional support than the Association of Legal Administrators Minnesota. It is the members themselves that make ALAMN such an invaluable resource. We invite your active participation in this dynamic association.

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2023 Unsung Legal Hero: ALAMN

The ALAMN Board is pleased to share that the ALAMN Chapter has been selected as an 2023 Unsung Legal Hero by Minnesota Lawyer.
This award is given to professionals in the legal industry who have demonstrated exceptional dedication and contribution to the legal field, but do not often receive public recognition for their work. Thank you to all of the current and past volunteers for your exceptional work ethic and dedication to elevating the legal administration profession for all!
ALAMN will be featured in the upcoming Unsung Legal Heroes magazine and will be recognized at an awards luncheon hosted in September.


ALAMN Names 2023-2024 Board of Directors

The Association of Legal Administrators, Minnesota Chapter (ALAMN) is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for April 2023 to March 2024. The 2023-2024 Directors are as follows:

  • President: Deb O’Connor, CLM | Firm Administrator, Jellum Law, P.A.
  • President-Elect: Vanessa Kahn | Administrator, Monroe Moxness Berg, P.A.
  • Administrative Director: Bernie Theis | Administrator, Jardine, Logan, O’Brien, P.L.L.P.
  • Communications Director: Samantha Tschida | Office Administrator, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
  • Education Director: Pat Stender | Administrator, Cousineau Malone, P.A.
  • Finance Director: Suzette Allaire | Chief Operating Officer, Maslon, LLP
  • Membership Director: Kim Motzko | Legal Support Manager, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  • Past President (Immediate): Chong Lee | Director of Systems Compliance, Fish &Richardson, P.C.

ALAMN is a chapter of the national organization, Association of Legal Administrators (ALA). 


Business Partner Virtual Appreciation Event

 Thank you to those who participated in this year’s Business Partner Virtual Appreciation Event. Our business partners are integral to our chapter’s richness and success. We thank you for your continued support and look forward to future opportunities to collaborate and grow with you all. Congratulations to team X-Files for winning the overall team challenge!


2023 Business Partner Sponsorship Program

The ALAMN 2023 Business Partner Sponsorship Program is OPEN!

Check out ALAMN's Latest Article in Minnesota Lawyer

CLICK HERE to read the article, "ALAMN Involvement in the Community" that was recently published in the Saint Paul Legal Leger Minnesota Lawyer.

 ALAMN is a proud recipient of ALA's 2023 Presidents' Award of Excellence!

As of January 1, 2022: Our business office has moved!

Our new address is:
Aurora Tower - 10700 W. Highway 55 - Suite 275
Plymouth, MN 55441