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Thursday, March 16 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Being Trauma Prepared: A Case Study and How to handle the onslaught of trauma in Public Defense

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Benjy will share his story of trauma, healthy coping strategies and the things that didn't work so well. How do you recognize trauma in yourselves and your colleagues? How can we better support ourselves and our colleagues? This CLE speaks to how we can be better prepared.

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Benjamin Schirm

Assistant Public Defender, Minnesota
Benjy Schirm is a true believer who has been working in Public Defense carrying a caseload of 150-330+ felonies at a time for the past 5 years. He recently shifted to work a full-time young person’s caseload and works out of the 10th in Wright County. Before law school he was an... Read More →

Thursday March 16, 2023 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room H