MSCJ Minnesota DWI Seminar (CLE)

Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice is proud to present:
The 33rd Annual DWI Seminar
Friday, June 15, 2018, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Location:  Marriott Northwest Hotel (formerly The Northland Inn)
7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park MN  55428
(I-694, just north of Boone Avenue Exit)

The government's case going up in flames.
The government’s case going up in flames.

As a criminal defense attorney practicing DWI law in Minnesota, this is a cannot-miss  presentation.  The seminar will cover recent changes and challenges to DWI law, how to defend those accused of marijuana and opiate DWIs, tips for successful trial (criminal, “implied consent,” and forfeiture), expert challenges to breath testing devices, a view from the Appellate Court, and more. The Honorable R. A. (Jim) Randall is featured in the list of distinguished presenters.

The agenda for the seminar and a registration form appear below.

NEW this year is the option to register and pay online (via credit card).

To register online simply visit:

Attend & receive the most leading-edge DWI defense information, research and forms available for defending Minnesota DWI cases – from the premier Minnesota criminal defense lawyers organization representing those charged with DWI.

Topics include:

Another legislative gift! No right to counsel for blood and urine tests,
Jeff Sheridan & Jeff Ring.

10 Tips for a successful DWI Trial,
Charles Ramsay.

When did you smoke?  Challenging the Marijuana DUI,
Tom Gallagher

Case Law and Legislative Updates,
Doug Hazelton.

Revocations & Ignition Interlock 101,
Max Keller & Rachel Goldberger.

Expert Challenges to Breath Testing & Ignition Interlock,
Thomas Burr.

DWI & The Opiate Epidemic – Elimination of Bias,
Rory Durkin.

View from the Appellate Bench,
The Honorable R.A. (Jim) Randall.

Vehicle Forfeiture — Fighting Back,
Jim Ventura, Paul Ahern, Sam Edmunds, Kevin Sieben

Social Hour to follow (sponsored by Smart Start MN).


For Defenders only.

This is the best DWI defense CLE – hands down.  Materials provided in digital format CD for easy re-use later.  Bring your laptop computer.  Defense lawyers only.

Don’t miss out!

5 Standard and 1 Elimination of Bias CLE Hour Credits applied for.  Lunch included.

Printable .pdf 2018 MSCJ CLE flyer, with mail-in registration form:

2018 MSCJ CLE flyer

To register online simply visit: