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

Please join us for the MLBA Fall Social!

Wed., October 15, 2014
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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:

  • There are judicial vacancies in the Second Judicial District.
  • There is a judicial vacancy in the Fourth Judicial District.
  • The Minnesota Department of Human Services is hiring an Intermittent Human Services Judge.
  • Lambda Legal is hiring a Staff Attorney/Transgender Rights Project Staff Attorney (based in New York).
  • William Mitchell College of Law is hiring a new Dean of Student Affairs & Student Life.

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