2020 Justice Award Celebration

The association will host its 2020 Justice Award Celebration on Monday, March 8, noon central time. The program, running under an hour, will highlight the work of the finalists and reveal the winner. Join us to learn about the important work of these folks and to help celebrate this year's Justice Award winner! Attend via … Continue reading 2020 Justice Award Celebration

Systemic racism in our society (ethics CLE)

The Dallas LGBT Bar Association and the LGBT Section of the State Bar of Texas, with support from sister bars, including the JL Turner Legal Association and Dallas Asian American Bar Association, are hosting “The Truth About Systemic Racism in Society and Understanding Our Personal and Professional Responsibility,” on February 24 at noon–1:30p.m. The course … Continue reading Systemic racism in our society (ethics CLE)

LGBTQ+ Civil Rights in the Era of Religious Liberties (CLE)

Register here. The historic Obergefell and Bostock decisions from the Supreme Court have accorded LGBT+ folks legal rights that were not widely available to them before in America. At the same time, the Supreme Court has signaled a readiness to balance those new rights with the religious rights of others, who prefer to hold to … Continue reading LGBTQ+ Civil Rights in the Era of Religious Liberties (CLE)

LGBT+ Bar Bar: Holiday Mixology and Mixer

Drink and be merry! The Dallas LGBT Bar Association invites you to a private virtual mixology class and social on Tuesday, December 22 at 5:30pm. For the first hour, we'll learn how to use mixology tricks, bar tools, and fresh ingredients to create two festive cocktails (or mocktails). Then guests will have the option to … Continue reading LGBT+ Bar Bar: Holiday Mixology and Mixer

Nominations due December 1 for 2020 Justice Award

Nominations are open from now until December 1, 2020, for the Dallas LGBT+ Bar Association Justice Award. Each year, the Association recognizes one person who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the LGBT+ community by fighting injustice. The Association awarded its inaugural Justice Award to Jayla Wilkerson at its annual Holiday Party in 2019. … Continue reading Nominations due December 1 for 2020 Justice Award