AmicusT. Peter Pierce, Chair
Identifies opportunities for amicus filings and coordinates drafting and filing of amicus briefs and communications with other LGBT organizations regarding such activities.
Meehan Rasch and Eryk Escobar, Co-Chairs
Responsible for site selection, planning, logistics, and execution of Annual Awards Gala, including speakers, honorees, guests, volunteers, décor, pre-dinner reception, menu selections, entertainment and scholarship presentations.
Board DevelopmentMeehan Rasch, Chair
Recruits and develops new executive committee and board members and coordinates long-term planning for LGBT Bar LA.
Communications/WebsiteLee Paige, Chair
Responsible for the development and maintenance of LGBT Bar LA website, voicemail, online membership portal, membership directory, email service and association marketing materials.
FamilyMeehan Rasch, Chair
Plans family-friendly events and other social and networking opportunities for LGBT Bar LA members who are parents.
FinanceJulia Cheng, Chair
Manages all LGBT Bar LA's finances in coordination with association's accountant.
InternationalMeehan Rasch, Chair
Seeks opportunities for LGBT Bar LA and our members to support and learn about international LGBTQ issues and perspectives, including establishing "sibling bar association" relationships with LGBTQ lawyers' groups in other countries, planning events and MCLE programs with an international focus, and taking action on global human rights, refugee, and migration issues affecting our communities.
Mark A. Lemke and T. Peter Pierce, Co-Chairs
Responsible for evaluating and or supporting qualified, non-partisan candidates for judicial office and for making endorsement recommendations to the Board of Governors for consideration and vote.
To apply for judicial appointment, please click here: https://govnews.ca.gov/s_judicialappointments.php
To request LGBT Bar LA's endorsement, please contact the committee co-chairs here: firstname.lastname@example.org