The National LGBT Bar Association cordially invites you to attend the:
University of Mississippi LGBT Symposium
Friday, March 11, 2011 | 9:00am-5:00pm
E. F. Yerby Conference Center
7 Alumni Drive
Click here to download the registration form.
The day-long event, organized by Sue Sweeney, a second year law student at the University of Mississippi and the Southern Region I Co-Chair for the National LGBT Bar Association’s Law Student Congress, is an opportunity for interested legal professionals, law students, and community members to learn more about the unique legal issues facing the LGBT community.
The symposium will include programming focused on family law matters such as taxation, housing, family formation, and estate planning, as well as workshops on transgender- and youth-specific issues. Workshops will be led by distinguished speakers from Lambda Legal, the Southern Poverty Law Center, the ACLU-Mississippi, and the University of Mississippi. Click here to download a copy of the agenda.
The registration fee is $125/person. Featuring primarily introductory content, the symposium is appropriate for all audiences. The program is available for 4.5 hours of continuing legal education (CLE) credit in Mississippi.
This event is proudly sponsored by the:
The National LGBT Bar Association is a national association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, law students, activists, and affiliated LGBT legal organizations. The association promotes justice in and through the legal profession for the LGBT community in all its diversity.