The Leadership Council is a steering committee housed under LeGaL's Public Interest Law Committee (PILC). It is comprised of a select group of attorneys representing top law firms, corporations, and other businesses and organizations in the greater New York metropolitan area.
The Leadership Council plays an important role in supporting LeGaL’s mission to provide pro bono services to advance the legal rights and meaningful access to justice of members of the LGBT community. It is specifically intended for firms that want to embark on special initiatives to support LeGaL's work, such as sponsoring a legal clinic, underwriting advertising, hosting a CLE, joining a coalition to conduct legal research and protect LGBT rights, and more.
Benefits of the Leadership Council include:
Exclusive networking opportunities, including invitation to private events with LGBT community leaders
Participation in LeGaL’s Pro Bono Panel
Listings on LeGaL's website and reports
Helping to secure and protect the legal rights of low-income members of the LGBT community
If your firm/organization is interested in joining the Leadership Council, please click on the link below to complete a brief online form.