About CLI Trainings

The following is a list of Trainings, Events, Webinars, and Meetings hosted by CLI Minnesota and other Collaborative organizations.

CLI members must login to their online account for member pricing. Additional details are noted at the linked registration form. If you have questions on registration, please call the CLI office at 952.405.2010 or email 

If you missed a live training, please check the menu item Training Videos as many of the CLI trainings are recorded and are available for purchase or free download.

Be sure to click “More Events” at the bottom of each page!

CLI trainings are supported in-part by our generous Annual Partner Sponsors. Please see the Partner page for more information on our Annual Partner Sponsors.


April 18, 2023  | CLI Happy Hour Social

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(Please note this date has changed from the original schedule of April 20 to April 18)
A CLI social event designed to welcome new(er) CLI members and share the ins and outs of Collaborative Practice with professionals interested in CLI and adding Collaborative work to their practices
Who should attend:
~All members of CLI
~New members (those who joined in 2022 or 2023)
~Potential new members
~Current Members
~Those who enjoy meeting people and talking about Collaborative Practice

For questions on this Happy Hour or about joining the Collaborative Law Institute of Minnesota, contact membership Chair Megan Yates
For questions on registration contact: Sandy Beeson

April 19, 2023 | Lunch & Learn – Virtual

The first in a series of free virtual trainings hosted by CLI to increase awareness of Collaborative Practice and of CLI MN. 

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Thursday, April 19, 2023
Title: Social Media to Build your Practice
Presenter: Dave Jamison, Rainbow Mortgage
Fee: No fee to attend.
Location: Zoom
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Cost: Free!
Continuing Education:  No CE
Who Should Attend: CLI Members

Public Education & Technology Committee Chairs:
Angela Heart |
Carl Arnold |
For questions on registration contact: Sandy Beeson:

April 27, 2023 | CLI MN Lunch and Learn

The Minnesota Family Resiliency Partnership at Avivo:
Inspiring New Beginnings

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April 27, 2023
Presenter: Lavina Ensor, Career Counselor, AVIVO
12:00 PM Attendee arrival and lunch
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM – Presentation
Location: Collaborative Alliance | 3300 Edinborough Way, Edina, MN 55435, 1st Floor Training
Fee: No fee to attend, but please RSVP so we know you will be attending!
Lunch: Included
Description: This presentation will give information about the Minnesota Family Resiliency Partnership at Avivo, focusing on the types of employment, training, and other support services available to help participants stabilize and make strides towards a successful, sustainable future. Presenter will also explain eligibility for the program and share some program success stories from the past year. The presentation will conclude with a brief overview of other Avivo employment programs along with Avivo’s mental/chemical health and ending homelessness services.
CE: No CE.
Who Should Attend: CLI Members, Greater Family Law Community
Educational Level: Advanced

Training Committee Chairs:
Louise Livesay-Al |
Rebecca Randen |
For questions on registration contact: 
Sandy Beeson:

 May 11, 12 & 18 | New Collaborative Experience Training 2023

Registration is now open
for the in-person CLI MN New Collaborative Experience Training. Full details at the registration link.
Click here for details and registration.
(Non members have the option of joining CLI at the NCE training form to receive member pricing.)

Can’t make the May Training dates and need to be trained in CP?
If the May dates for the CLI Minnesota Collaborative Training do not work with your schedule, please visit the IACP website to find a training available that meets IACP basic training standards.
The link to all the shared IACP Events/Training Calendar: is 

Questions, please contact either co-chair of the CLI Training Committee,
Louise Livesay-Al at or
Rebecca Randen at