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$190 for Members
$140 for New Lawyers
$0 for Member CLE Benefits
$0 for Passport CLE

300 minutes
Date Published

January 24, 2019


Minnesota Association for Justice


Free for Member Benefits/CLE Passport/Subscription, Wrongful Death


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Wrongful Death Seminar
MAJ Center for Legal Education
706 Second Ave S, Suite 140
Minneapolis, MN

Duration: 300 Minutes

30 Minutes
Appointing the Trustee, Forms Procedure and Strategy
Aria Pham, TSR Injury Law

30 Minutes
Background of the Wrongful Death Statute and Why it Matters
Thomas Fuller, Hunegs, LeNeave & Kvas, P.A.

45 Minutes
Proving Up Damages for Wrongful Death in Elderly People
Joel Smith, Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm, LLC

30 Minutes
Maternal Death
Leah Fitzgerald, Robins Kaplan, LLP

45 Minutes
Non-Economic Damages
Nate Bjerke, TSR Injury Law

30 Minutes
Experts and Economic Damages
Peter Riley, Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A.

60 Minutes
The Right Emotions in a Wrongful Death Case
Liz Fors, Robins Kaplan, LLP
Chris Messerly, Robins Kaplan, LLP

30 Minutes
Avoiding Distribution Drama
Isaac Tyroler, Sand Law, LLC

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Nate Bjerke

Nate Bjerke is a rarity in the legal world – a real trial lawyer.  Nate has tried and won catastrophic personal injury and... Read More

Leah Fitzgerald

Leah Fitzgerald is a medical malpractice litigator who has devoted her entire professional career to working in... Read More

Elizabeth Fors

Elizabeth Fors, an associate at Robins Kaplan, is passionate about helping those who have been injured from medical... Read More

Thomas Fuller

Thomas Fuller is an attorney and member of the Hunegs LeNeave & Kvas trial practice group. Thomas handles FELA, products... Read More

Chris Messerly

Chris Messerly, a partner at Robins Kaplan and a former MAJ President, committed the last 30+ years of his life representing... Read More

Aria Pham

Aria attended Augsburg College and then Hamline University School of Law. She is currently an associate attorney at TSR... Read More

Peter Riley

Peter Riley is a graduate of Williams College and the University of Minnesota Law School. Peter is a partner at the... Read More

Joel Smith

Joel E. Smith is active in the Minnesota Association for Justice (MAJ, formerly known as the Minnesota Trial Lawyers... Read More

Isaac Tyroler

Isaac Tyroler is the owner of Tyroler Injury Law. He has been handling personal injury claims since 2011 and is frequently... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Wrongful Death Seminar - Video
Wrongful Death Seminar - Paper
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