The Client File and Responding to Subpoenas

Event Description

Online registration is now closed. To register, please email Yajaira Lansiquot at

This program will discuss what paper and property a client is entitled to receive when they request a copy of their file from their lawyer.  Attention will be given to Minn. R. Prof. Conduct 1.16(e).  The program will then provide general guidance about what lawyers should do when presented with a subpoena from a third-party seeking the production of a client file. 


Aram Desteian | Shareholder with Bassford Remele

Matt Sloneker | Shareholder with Lind, Jensen, Sullivan & Peterson, P.A.

Joanna Labastida | Senior Assistant Director, Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility


Minnesota State Bar Association | 600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380, Minneapolis MN 55402
*Remote accomodations are available. Please select "remote" when registering.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Ethics CLE Credit | Event Code: TBD


Professionalism and Ethics Section Member: $10
Member, not in the Professionalism and Ethics Section: $20
Non-Member: $45
Law Student & New Admittee: FREE

Registration Deadline:  April 24, 2023 at 12:00 pm. To register after that time, email the program manager.

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

Payments/Cancellations:  Please register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you must pay by check, please use this registration form . Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy .

Accommodations: We are committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager with at least 72 hours notice prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager: Yajaira Lansiquot || 612-278-6353


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Tuesday, July 25, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Minnesota State Bar Association
600 Nicollet Mall #380
Minneapolis, MN 55402

In Person: 44
Remote: 87