BASF: Elimination of LGBT Bias in the Legal Profession

Presented by the Bar Association of San Francisco.

This program will address current best practices to ensure doorways are open to LGBT lawyers and that promotion and retention goals are embraced.  We will discuss how best practices have changed since BASF last conducted a report on LGBT issues in 2007, what the landscape looks like today, and what further efforts need to be made to encourage promotion, retention and advancement of LGBT persons in the legal profession. Panelists will include law firm partners, in-house counsel, and employment law attorneys. Panelist will speak about their personal experiences as it relates to the hiring, promotion and advancement of LGBT attorneys. Panelists will also discuss internal biases within the LGBT legal community and ways to reduce those internal biases. 

Online event.  View more information & register here.