180 East 5th Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

Phone: (651) 297-1857 | Fax: (651) 296-5866
Email: blc@mbcle.state.mn.us

Board Information

Board Membership

The Board of Legal Certification is comprised of 12 members, all of whom are appointed by the Minnesota Supreme Court. There are nine lawyer members and three public members. For more information on Board membership, see Rule 102.

Current Board Members

Kellie Reynolds, Chair
Nancy Z. Berg
Linda S. Birnbaum, public member
Elizabeth B. Bryant
Martin J. Costello
Cynthia Daniels, public member
Samuel J. Edmunds
Thomas Radio
Brandon M. Schwartz
Janet G. Stellpflug
Jessica Thomas, public member
Brendan Tupa

Emily Eschweiler, Director

Board Meetings

The 2023 meeting dates are:

March 2, 2023
July 20, 2023
November 30, 2023

All meetings are held in the Board office and begin at 1:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted. If you would like for a matter to be considered for the agenda, please contact the Board office no later than two weeks prior to the date of the meeting. 

Minnesota State Board of Legal Certification