hnba

2017 Annual Convention

LGBT Summit

HNBA LGBT SUMMIT

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The HNBA LGBT Division is proud to host our Second Annual HNBA LGBT Leadership Summit 2017! The Summit will focus on assessing who we are as LGBT Latin@ legal professionals, what our needs are as a community, and what agenda we should pursue at the national level. The Summit is designed to advance the mission of the HNBA LGBT Division, which is to serve HNBA members and the profession by (1) advocating for and monitoring legal issues affecting the Hispanic LGBT community, (2) educating the HNBA and others on the legal issues facing the Hispanic LGBT community, and (3) promoting the expertise, advancement, and empowerment of Hispanic LGBT legal professionals.

There is no registration fee, but seating is limited and you must register separately for the Summit.

The goals of the Summit are to:

  • Build community among Latin@ LGBT legal professionals;
  • Explore legal, policy and social issues that affect LGBT Latin@s;
  • Define a national agenda for leadership and advocacy for Latin@ LGBT legal professionals;
  • Forge mentoring relationships among Latin@ LGBT legal professionals;
  • Present participants with professional development opportunities; and
  • Create a pipeline of Latin@ LGBT legal professional leadership