Website/Contact Info

Mission Statement

Key Contacts/Notes

Out Leadership

Out Leadership develops innovative and forward-thinking initiatives to leverage LGBT opportunities across a range of industries. Designed to engage senior and emerging leaders and leverage the collective power of our corporate partners, Out Leadership’s global initiatives impact business results, develop talent and drive equality forward. These initiatives operate within three industry-specific verticals: Out on the Street, Out in Law, and Out in Insurance.


NYC Bar - Lesbian and Gay Lawyers Association Committee

The Office for Diversity and Inclusion works with New York City legal employers to foster more diverse and inclusive work. The Office and the NYC Bar Committees within the Diversity and Inclusion group host a number of programs to support diverse attorneys and students

Jordan Backman, Chair

ABA Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

To promote full and equal participation in the legal profession by persons of differing sexual orientations and gender identities


The LGBT Bar

A national association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, law students, activists and affiliated lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender legal organizations. Promotes justice in and through the legal profession for the LGBT community in all its diversity



The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York

Dedicated to improving the administration of the law, ensuring full equality for members of the LGBT community, promoting the expertise and advancement of LGBT legal professionals and serving the larger community.


Janice Grubin, Chair of Judiciary Committee


Nation’s leading LGBT non-profit network, representing dozens of different work backgrounds and companies.  Members are sure to meet a wide range of friendly, interesting and worthwhile people, with the potential to become social and professional allies; successful people, who can advance your career or help make a career transition.


The Hudson Network



Charles A. Myers, Evercore Partners


Skadden LBGT Affinity Group



W. Kirk Wallace




Reaching Out MBA (ROMBA)

Through its programming, anchored by its annual conference, Reaching Out MBA:  Educates students about the opportunities and challenges of being an LGBT MBA student and business leader, how to capitalize on those opportunities, and how to overcome those challenges; Inspires and enables LGBT MBA students to be leaders in their careers and in society; Builds connections among LGBT MBA students.