Presentations

Lawrence Reed McDonough

Attorney at Law


2020

Eviction Defense, Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota, Duluth

 

Eviction Defense, Anoka County Housing Court Clinic Training, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

How Medical Marijuana Can Threaten Access to Public Housing, Advising the Disadvantaged Client, Minnesota CLE (remote video)

 

Landlord Rise and Learn During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Heading Home Anoka Collaborative (remote video)

 

Eviction Prevention Training for Lawyers During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Legal Services State Support Webinar (remote video)

2019

Eviction Expungement Training and Legal Clinic, Minnesota Pro Bono Council and Volunteer Lawyers Network (several times throughout the year)

 

Ethical Representation of Tenants, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, Housing Justice Network Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 

Landlord-Tenant Issues in Pro Bono Representation, Dorsey & Whitney

 

Landlord-Tenant Law, Minnesota Association of Law Libraries

 

Residential Landlord Tenant Law In-Depth, 2019 Real Estate Institute, Minnesota CLE

2018

Landlord-Tenant Issues in Pro Bono Representation, Dorsey & Whitney

 

Housing Law 1.0, Target Corporate Counsel

 

Ethical Representation of Landlords and Tenants, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Group Habitability Litigation: Neighborhood Organizations and Class Actions, Hennepin County Bar Association Landlord and Tenant Committee

 

Eviction Expungement Training and Legal Clinic, Minnesota Pro Bono Council and Volunteer Lawyers Network (several times throughout the year)

 

Housing Eviction and Expungement Hypotheticals, CenterPoint Energy and Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Eviction Defense, Volunteer Lawyers Network and Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS) Housing Court Clinic

 

Landlord and Tenant Law, Volunteer Lawyers Network and Thomson Reuters Legal Managed Services

 

Eviction Expungement, Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS) Expungement Clinics

2017

Landlord and Tenant Law Is Much More than “Did You Pay the Rent?,” with Referee JaPaul Harris, Fourth Judicial District Court and Andrew S. Wille, Thomson Reuters Legal Managed Services, 2017 Minnesota Senior Judge Program, Minnesota Judicial Conference

 

Housing Law 101/Refresher, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

The Eviction Action: Answer and Defenses, Motion Practice in Housing Court, and Eviction Expungement, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Administrative Law for Housing and Government Benefits Programs, at the Administrative Law Course taught by Rebecca Bernhard, Mitchell Hamline School of Law

 

Eviction Expungement Training and Legal Clinic, Minnesota Pro Bono Council and Volunteer Lawyers Network (several times throughout the year)

 

Landlord-Tenant Issues in Pro Bono Representation, Dorsey & Whitney

 

Essentials of Landlord Tenant Law for Mediators, Conflict Resolution Center

 

Housing Court Representation, CenterPoint Energy and Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Housing Court Representation, Felhaber, Larson, Fenlon & Vogt P.A., and Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Eviction Expungement, Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS) Expungement Clinics

2016

Vicarious Trauma for the 4th District Court Government Center Self Help Center

 

Eviction Defense and Expungement for Target Corporate Counsel

 

Evictions and Expungement, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Landlord-Tenant Law, Minnesota Law Librarians

 

Landlord-Tenant Issues in Pro Bono Representation, Dorsey & Whitney

 

Residential Landlord and Tennant Law: Tips from Over 30 Years in the Trenches, Washington County Bar Association

 

Administrative Law for Housing and Government Benefits Programs, at the Administrative Law Course taught by Rebecca Bernhard, Mitchell Hamline School of Law

2015

Landlord-Tenant Issues in Pro Bono Representation, Dorsey & Whitney

 

Eviction Defense and Expungement for Target Corporate Counsel

 

Ethical Representation of Landlords and Tenants, HOME Line

 

Emergency Tenant Remedies Actions (also known as Emergency Relief Actions) and Lockout Actions, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Eviction Defense, Meagher & Geer, P.L.L.P.

2014

Landlord-Tenant Law, Law Enforcement Training Services, LLC, and The Minnesota Sheriffs' Association

 

Elimination of Bias: Racial Disparity and Housing Court Expungement, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Ethical Concerns in Representing Landlords and Tenants, HOME Line

 

Residential Eviction Defense in Minnesota, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Panelist, Life Balance for Lawyers, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

2013

Then and Now: The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act of 1972 and the Current Revision Process – Still Bold and Relevant?, William H. Bowen School of Law, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

 

Eviction Defense, Lindquist & Vennum

2012

Eviction Defense, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Tenants in Foreclosure, William Mitchell College of Law

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

 

Reasonable Accommodations in Eviction Defense, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition Landlord - Tenant Summer Summit

 

Tenants in Foreclosure, Minneapolis Public Housing Authority Section 8 Program

2011

Using the Experience of Adjuncts in Narrative Theory and Storytelling, Midwest Clinical Conference, Madison, WI

 

Elimination of Right to Judge Hearings and Judge Review of Referee Hearings in Housing Court Cases, Hennepin County Bar Association Landlord and Tenant Committee

 

Who Pays When Tenants Are Injured Due to the Landlord’s Failure to Repair?, Hamline University School of Law Faculty

 

Tenant Rights, Hamline University Chapter of the Minnesota Public Interest Research Group

 

Comments on H.F. No. 440, Sections 11 and 12, and the Elimination of Right to Judge Hearings and Judge Review of Referee Hearings in Housing Court Cases, Minnesota House of Representatives Judiciary Policy and Finance Committee

 

New Landlord and Tenant Laws, Ramsey County Bar Association Real Estate Section

 

Eviction Defense, Volunteer Lawyers Network Annual Housing Law Seminar

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2010

Elimination of Right to Judge Hearings and Judge Review of Referee Hearings in Housing Court Cases, Ramsey County Bar Association Real Estate Section

 

New Tenant-Landlord Law Changes, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Testimony on the Tenants’ Bill of Rights, H.F. 2985 and 2816, Minnesota House of Representatives Civil Justice Policy Committee

 

Public Housing and Section 8, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition and Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2009

Panelist, New Lawyer Experience - Summer Session, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Residential Eviction Defense, Housing Law Seminar, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Panelist, Stress in Real Estate, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Panelist, New Lawyer Experience, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

 

Tenants in Foreclosure, Community Mediation Services

 

Tenants in Foreclosure, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

 

Tenants in Foreclosure, Project Homeless Connect

2008

Panelist, 25th Anniversary of the Court of Appeals, William Mitchell College of Law

 

Panelist, Life & the Law: Handling the Stress of Litigation Practice, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

The Other Evictions: Public, Subsidized, and Manufactured Home Park Evictions, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Residential Eviction Defense, Landlord and Tenant Law, Clarion

 

Eviction Defense for New Attorneys - Private Landlord/Tenant Law, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Rights & Obligations of Landlords & Tenants, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Residential Eviction Defenses, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2007

Evaluator, North Central Regional Trial Skills Program, National Institute for Trial Advocacy

 

Evictions and Terminations from Federally Assisted Housing, the National Legal Aid and Defender Association Substantive Law Training Conference, San Jose, CA

 

Federal Housing Programs for New Attorneys, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2006

Residential Eviction Defense, Housing Law Seminar, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Criminal Activity in Housing Cases, Hennepin County Bar Association Landlord-Tenant Committee

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2005

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, CORT Federal Housing Law Training of the Michigan Poverty Law Program in Ann Arbor, MI

 

Streamlining and Supporting a Legal Services Subsidized Housing Practice, CORT Federal Housing Law Training of the Michigan Poverty Law Program in Ann Arbor, MI

 

Residential Eviction Defense, Housing Law Institute, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Top Ten Housing Law Issues and Housing Repair Law, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Panelist, New Lawyer Experience, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

 

If You Don't Like It, You Can Move!!!, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota Monthly Forum

2004

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, the Annual Housing Justice Network Conference in Washington, D.C.

 

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, the National Legal Aid and Defender Association’s Substantive Law Training Conference, Los Angeles, CA

 

Eviction Defense, Landlord And Tenant Law, Lorman Education Services

 

Residential Eviction Defense, Housing Law Institute, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Eviction Defense, Poverty Law Essentials for Attorneys and Advocates New to Legal Services, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

 

Internet Legal Research for Minnesota Poverty Law Attorneys & Advocates, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Housing Law, Gray Plant Mooty Mooty & Bennett

 

Housing and Family Violence: Strategies to Support Survivors, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

2003

Public Housing Eviction Policy Options, Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, Charlottesville, VA

 

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, the National Legal Aid and Defender Association’s Substantive Law Training Conference, Los Angeles, CA

 

Wait a Minute: Slowing Down Minnesota Criminal Activity Eviction Cases to Find the Truth, at the Hennepin County Landlord and Tenant Committee, Minneapolis, and the Minnesota Legal Services Statewide Conference, Alexandria, MN

 

Use of Adjuncts in Clinical Teaching, the 18th Annual Midwest Clinical Teachers Conference, William Mitchell College of Law

 

Eviction Defense, Landlord And Tenant Law, Lorman Education Services

 

Private Housing Law Basics, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Public Housing Law Basics, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2002

Post-Rucker Admission and Eviction Prevention Strategies, the Annual Housing Justice Network Conference in Arlington, VA

 

Eviction Defense, Basic Federal Housing Training, National Housing Law Project

 

Criminal Law for Housing Attorneys, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Evaluator, Effective Trial Skills for Legal Services Attorneys, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Residential Eviction Defense, Housing Law Institute, Volunteer Lawyers Network

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2001

Housing Court, Board of Governors Meeting, Board of Governors Meeting

 

Sexual Harassment in Housing, Minnesota Legal Services Coalition

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

2000

How to Conduct an Eviction Action, Annual Conference of Judges

 

Housing Law, Central Minnesota Legal Services

 

Landlord-Tenant Issues, Central Minnesota Legal Services

 

Housing Law, Dorsey and Whitney

 

Housing Law, Volunteer Lawyers Network