Employment & Volunteer Opportunities


Accepting Applications
The LGBT Bar is always seeking positive, highly skilled, articulate, and motivated individuals. Interested parties should send their information to info@lgbtbar.org.


Internship applications are now open for Summer 2018. We are looking for passionate and qualified undergraduates, graduates, or law students to intern. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to positions@lgbtbar.org with the position they are applying for in the subject line of the email. 

The National LGBT Bar Association offers three summer internships at our headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Programs Intern: Assist with our ongoing and conference programming. Each year, we host the Lavender Law® Conference and Career Fair, attended by more than 1,500 law students and legal professionals. As Programs Intern, you will help us prepare for the conference while interacting with some of the top legal minds in the country.

Development Intern: Assist with conference sponsorships and organizing the largest minority legal career fair in the country. Help ensure that law students and attorneys find their dream jobs, while also taking advantage of the opportunity to connect with our vast network of legal professionals.

Legal Intern: Assist with legal research and policy work. Experience the nonprofit world while interacting with pro bono counsel at Am Law 100 firms. Attend multiple events around the nation’s capital related to current policy and legal issues. Please note that this internship is open only to current law students and recent law school graduates.


2018 PNC & Blank Rome 1L Summer Intern Program – APPLICATION DEADLINE March 9, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
The National LGBT Bar Association (LGBT Bar) is pleased to partner with The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (PNC) and Blank Rome LLP to provide a meaningful summer internship opportunity to a highly-motivated first-year law student. Through this partnership, an LGBT Bar student member will be selected and employed by Blank Rome as a summer associate, but will split the summer between Blank Rome and PNC’s legal department. This internship will be based in the PNC and Blank Rome Philadelphia offices and the selected student will be paid a $10,000 stipend. Please click here for more details and here to apply online.

Law Student Congress Opportunities:

Regional Chairs
The LGBT Bar’s Law Student Congress is the only national LGBT law student organization in the nation. If you would like more information on leadership opportunities for this group, please email Paul Thaler at paul@lgbtbar.org.

Volunteer Opportunities:

The LGBT Bar is always looking for passionate volunteers to help with all aspects of our work. From preparing for Lavender Law to taking part in a Lobby Day, there is always something to do at the Bar.

For more information, please contact us at info@lgbtbar.org, with Volunteer Opportunities in the subject line.