Welcome to the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association's Website

The Minnesota Lavender Bar Association (MLBA) is a voluntary professional association of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender queer, and allies, promoting fairness and equality for the LGBT community within the legal industry and for the Minnesota community.  MLBA is the primary Association of attorneys in Minnesota supporting the LGBT community.

About Joining MLBA

MLBA membership is open to LGBT and allied attorneys, law students, and other legal professionals. Current MLBA members include legal professionals from large and small firms, corporate counsel, solo practices, government agencies, non-profits, academia, the judiciary, and those working in non-traditional attorney roles.

For more information about MLBA, download our Membership Flier or visit our Membership Page. Questions can be sent to us via e-mail at info@mnlavbar.org or via the message feature of our Contact Page.

MLBA Events

Save the Date!
The MLBA Annual Conference

The 14th Annual Conference will be January 24, 2015. Be sure to save the date for the biggest LGBT legal summit in the Midwest!

Complete event details can be found on the MLBA Events Information Page.

Career & Volunteer Opportunities

MLBA has awarded its inaugural fellowships to Lindsay J. Brice and Dana Christensen. Learn more about the fellowship and their work.

MLBA frequently hears about career and volunteer opportunities. Recent listings include:

  • The Fourth Judicial District Court has an opening for a Spanish-Speaking Bilingual Paralegal.
  • Saint Paul Public Schools is hiring an Assistant General Counsel.
  • The Williams Institute is hiring a Development and Events Coordinator and a Communications Officer.
  • The Fourth Judicial District Court has an opening for a Child Support Magistrate.

Visit our Career & Volunteer Opportunities page for more information and to see other job posts.