2018 Fall Appreciation Luncheon

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS) takes an opportunity each year to say thank you to our key stakeholders, supporters, staff, and community members at our annual Fall Appreciation Luncheon. Guests will be treated to a reception, plated lunch, and CLE presentation by John Pollock, Coordinator of the National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel.

Registration opens October 2018.

November 20, 2018 at 11 am - 1:30 pm

InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel

11 E Kellogg Blvd

Saint Paul, MN 55101

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Interested in sponsoring the luncheon?

To learn about underwriting or sponsoring a table at this event, please contact Lindsay Davis at lindsay.davis@smrls.org or (651) 228-9823.

 

About Speaker John Pollock

John Pollock is the Coordinator of the National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel and is an attorney at the Public Justice Center. Previously, Mr. Pollock was employed as the Enforcement Director at the Central Alabama Fair Housing Center, and before that was a fellow at the Southern Poverty Law Center. He graduated from Northeastern Law School in 2005 and from Wesleyan University with an honors degree in English in 1994. His volunteer and internship work in social justice issues is extensive, including the Northeastern University Poverty Law Clinic, the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, the Land Loss Prevention Project, the Conservation Law Foundation, Shelter Legal Services Foundation, the National Lawyers Guild Detention Working Group, the Waltham Alliance to Create Housing, and Women's Supported Housing and Empowerment. In his spare time, he is the founder and coordinator of the Heirs' Property Retention Coalition, which is devoted to protecting the ancestral property of low-income landowners.  JP_photo_medium.jpg


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