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Transgender Law Panel


Date & Time: Friday, March 14, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

CLE Credit: No

Event Description
Join transgender legal experts to hear about developments in employment and non-discrimination law, as well as other areas of law relevant to transgender rights in DC and at the federal level. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has recognized that transgender people have rights under Title VII; and DC has one of the strongest non-discrimination laws in the country. Panelists from the National Center for Transgender Equality, Trans Legal Advocates of Washington, and Whitman Walker Health will also cover other relevant areas of law for transgender people, including health care access, identity documents, jails and prisons, and discrimination by service providers.

Panelists:

Lisa Mottet, Esq., National Center for Transgender Equality (www.transequality.org)

Alison Gill, Esq., Trans Legal Advocates of Washington (www.translawdc.org)

Amy Nelson, Esq., Whitman-Walker Health Legal Services Supervising Attorney (www.whitman-walker.org)

This brown bag program is sponsored by the Equal Employment Opportunity and Individual Rights Committee of the Labor and Employment Law Section, in cosponsorship with the Administrative Law and Agency Practice Section, Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Section, Health Law Section, Law Practice Management Section and Litigation Section.

**This program was rescheduled from January 22, 2014

Location:
D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street, NW, Conference Center
(Metro Center Station)
Washington DC 20005

Contact Information
Sections Office
Email: SectionsEvents@dcbar.org
Phone: 202-626-3463
Fax: 202-824-1877

Speakers
  • Alison Gill, Esq., Trans Legal Advocates of Washington

  • Lisa Mottet, Esq., National Center for Transgender Equality

  • Amy Nelson, Esq., Supervising Attorney, Whitman-Walker Health

  • Alexis P. Taylor, General Counsel of the DC Office of Human Rights (Moderator)

  • Jaime Wojdowski, Esq., Investigator, DC Office of Human Rights (Moderator)

Costs

Administrative Law and Agency Practice Section

$20.00

Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Section

$20.00

Government or Non-Profit Employee

$20.00

Health Law Section

$20.00

Labor and Employment Law Section

$20.00

Law Practice Management Section

$20.00

Law Student

$15.00

Litigation Section

$20.00

Non-Section member

$30.00