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.

To find out more information about MLBA, download our Membership Flier or visit our Membership Page. Any questions can be directed to us via e-mail at info@mnlavbar.org or through a message on our Contact Page.

MLBA Events

Save the Date: MLBA's Annual Meeting is April 8, 2014, 6-9 PM, at Mai Village. RSVP here.

Call For Justice, LLC's First-Annual Fundraiser with singing string quartet Well-Strung is April 10, 2014.

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

Career & Volunteer Opportunities

Applications are being accepted until July 31, 2014 for the MLBA Fellowship.

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

  • The Minnesota State Bar Association Office of Administrative Hearings is hiring an Administrative Law Judge and an Attorney 1.
  • The Minnesota State Bar Association is hiring an Online Services Director.
  • Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. is hiring Associates.
  • Applications are open for the University of Minnesota's Steven J. Schochet Endowment Academic Awards for Excellence in GLBT Studies

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