January 4, 2016. Melissa Stull joined Judge Edward Wahl and practitioner Daniel McGrath to discuss strategies for responding to a new lawsuit. Discussion topics included the use of checklists in managing the initial phase of litigation and how to address conflicts and obtain waivers, analyze venue and jurisdiction, develop a case strategy and plan that is consistent with your client’s objectives, investigate key facts, and determine whether a litigation hold is needed. The seminar was sponsored by the Civil Litigation and New Lawyers Sections of the Minnesota State Bar Association. Melissa is a member of the Governing Council of the MSBA Civil Litigation Section. For more information, check the MSBA website: http://www.mnbar.org/Meetings/Meeting?ID=981#.VoMG4iLnaM8
November 24, 2015. Minnesota Lawyer interviewed George about judicial appointments in the Dayton Administration. George talked about professional diversity in judicial appointments. You can read the full article here.
From 1999 – 2002, George served as Chair of the Minnesota Commission on Judicial Selection under Governor Jesse Ventura. From 1991 – 1999, George served as Vice-Chair of the Commission under Governor Arne Carlson.