(1) How far have we come? Discuss the challenges that LGBT lawyers, professionals and consumers faced with the financial industry. (2) Where are we? Discuss the most recent Supreme Court case Bostock v. Clayton County 2020 and discuss federal roll back on LGBT protections. (3) What the future holds? Identify the issues that we face daily and how we can advance D&I with respect to LGBT persons.
Sponsored by: Diversity & Inclusion Committee of the D.C. Bar Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Community Speakers:
Laura Astrada, Managing Director, Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Chip Cannon, Partner, Head of Energy Regulation and Markets, Aikin Gump
Katherine Cooper, Shareholder, Murphy & McGonigle
Doug Hallward-Driemeier, Partner, Ropes & Gray
Doug Harris, Managing Director, Promontory Financial Group