Academic Advisory Committee
The National LGBT Bar Association’s Academic Advisory Committee is responsible for developing the academic component of the LGBT Bar’s Annual Conference and Career Fair’s programming. The working group is led by Professor Julie Greenberg. If you would like to join the Academic Advisory Committee, please contact us at email@example.com.
Professor Julie Greenberg is an internationally recognized expert on the legal issues relating to gender identity and intersexuality. Her path-breaking work on gender identity has been cited by a number of state and federal courts, as well as courts in
Estate Planning Group
The National LGBT Bar Association’s Estate Planning Group was developed as a forum for practitioners to solicit and offer advice on a wide range of estate planning and tax issues. The working group is led by Pat Cain. If you would like to join the Estate Planning group, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Government Attorneys Working Group
The National LGBT Bar Association’s Government Attorneys Group was established in late 2008 to advance LGBT equality through and within the new administration. The working group is led by Shelby Stuntz. If you would like to join the Government Attorneys Working group, please contact us at email@example.com.
Law Firm Counsel
The National LGBT Bar Association is currently developing a practice group for law firm counsel. To become a member of this practice group, please contact Laura Maechtlen.
Financial Regulation and Reform Working Group
This group’s mission is the education of the National LGBT Bar Association’s members regarding developments in the regulatory landscape governing financial markets and market participants, including lenders, broker-dealers, investment advisory firms, issuers and consumers. Specifically, the group will:
- Monitor litigation and federal and state legislation affecting the markets and financial institutions and provide updates on pertinent regulatory and case law developments;
- facilitate educational, professional development and networking opportunities for the LGBT Bar members through presentations by knowledgeable speakers and other events;
- study and analyze the legal regulatory implications of the recent financial crisis, especially as they relate uniquely to LGBT communities and effective client representation;
- provide information and analyses to the LGBT Bar Executive Director and other Association leaders on legal and policy issues relating to the financial crisis.
Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to this listserv.