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Erin Bailey, 2021 Hero for Children Recipient

  Erin Bailey, Minnesota Children’s Cabinet Executive Director Awarded Children’s Law Center of Minnesota Heroes for Children Award The Heroes for Children Award is given annually to an individual or group who has made a significant contribution to the… Read More

Jean Sanderson, Rosalie E. Wahl Justice for Children Award Recipient

Professor Jean Sanderson, Clinical Professor at the Child Advocacy and Juvenile Justice Family Law Clinics at the University of Minnesota Law School, Awarded Children’s Law Center of Minnesota Rosalie E. Wahl Justice for Children. Children’s Law Center’s Rosalie… Read More

Distinguished Service Award Recipient 2021: Merchant & Gould P.C.

The Distinguished Service Award is given annually to a law firm or corporation whose work on behalf of CLC’s clients exemplifies the commitment and dedication to pro bono representation that is the foundation of our mission. This year, Children’s… Read More

26th Celebration of Champions Virtual Benefit – October 7, 2021

OCTOBER 7, 2021 – Virtual Celebration of Champions CLC Benefit Please join us for a interactive program that highlights the positive impact of legal advocacy and free legal representation for youth in foster care. The 26th Anniversary Celebration of… Read More

Call for Nominations!

Call for Nominations – Heroes for Children Award 2021 Do you know of a Hero for Children? Nominate them for the CLC Heroes for Children 2021 Award! Awardee will be recognized at the virtual October 7, 2021 Celebration… Read More

Grant Announcement: The Otto Bremer Trust

The Otto Bremer Trust Awards $100,000 Grant to Children’s Law Center of Minnesota Children’s Law Center of Minnesota serves Minnesota’s foster care youth through direct legal representation, systemic advocacy, education, and outreach efforts. CLC’s legal staff, working in… Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Kathleen Moccio

CLC Volunteer Attorney Kathleen Moccio has been an immigration attorney for 25 years. She is an Assistant Public Defender at the Hennepin County Public Defender’s Office, where she advises non-citizen clients of the immigration consequences of conviction.

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: David Wilson

CLC wishes to honor David Wilson and his team at the Wilson Law Group for their exceptional work for our clients.

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: JESSICA KERR

Jessica is a relatively new volunteer attorney with CLC. In 2011, along with several other Medtronic Attorneys, Jessica became involved with CLC. Jessica currently represents an older foster care youth and her representation of this youth has been outstanding.

Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Kettelberger

CLC would like to recognize the work of one of its long time volunteers, Denise Kettelberger. “Denise just had a pretty sweet victory in a CLC case….” remarked one of her co-workers at Faegre Baker Daniels.