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

Thanks to all who attended MLBA's Annual Meeting!

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:

  • There are judicial vacancies in the First Judicial District.
  • The Minnesota Department of Human Services is hiring Legal Externs for Fall 2014.
  • William Mitchell College of Law is hiring an Assistant Director for its WRAP (Writing and Representation: Advice and Persuasion) Program.
  • The Minnesota State Bar Association Office of Administrative Hearings is hiring an Administrative Law Judge and an Attorney 1.

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