Education


2017

April

April 15 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on a panel at the For People of Color Conference at Columbia Law School in New York, NY

April 13 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at FedEx Ground with Reed Smith in Pittsburgh, PA

April 3 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young was a guest speaker for Loyola Law School's Race, Gender and the Law Seminar in Los Angeles, CA

April 3 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Youngspoke at "Laws that Disproportionately Affect Members of the LGBTQ+ Community and Compounds Discrimination at the Intersection" at Cardozo Law School in New York, NY

March

March 29 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young presented on "Trans Rights Post-GG" at Outten & Golden LLP in New York, NY

March 26 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez spoke at the “Rally for Trans Women of Color” by the NY LGBT Coalition in New York, NY

March 24 - TLDEF Senior Counsel Kylar Broadus spoke on a panel entitled "Successes and Challenges at the Federal Level" hosted by the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review Symposium on Transgender Rights in Cambridge, MA

March 23 - TLDEF Senior Counsel Kylar W. Broadus spoke on a panel entitled "Trans Rights in the Trump Era" hosted by the American Constitution Society in Washington, DC

March 21 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP in New York, NY

March 15 - TLDEF Executive Director Jillian Weiss spoke on a panel entitled "A Sign of the Times: A Legal and Political Analysis of What’s at Stake for LGBT Asians/South Asians" hosted by the Asian American Bar Association of New York in New York, NY

March 9 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys from K&L Gates with Reed Smith in Pittsburgh, PA

February

February 25 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on the panel entitled "Healthcare Access and Disability Rights" at the 12th Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference at University of Georgia School of Law in Athens, GA

February 13 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys from Reed Smith LLP in Pittsburgh, PA

February 8 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on the panel entitled "The Law in Transition: Transgender Rights" at the Federal Bar Association, in Minneapolis, MN

February 6 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at Baker & Hostetler LLP in New York, NY

February 2 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys from Bloomberg LP and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP in New York, NY

January

January 10 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys from Reed Smith LLP in Pittsburgh, PA

2016

December

December 19 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys from Highmark Inc. with Reed Smith in Pittsburgh, PA

December 15 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez was a speaker at the Presentation for Program Graduates for Exponents in New York, NY

December 11 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on the panel entitled "The State of Trans Health Care in New York" at the Brooklyn Public Library in Brooklyn, NY

December 7 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at Lowenstein Sandler LLP in Roseland, NJ

November

November 27 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez was a community participant in the Harlot’s Ball Fundraiser for Red Umbrella in New York, NY

November 23 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez was a community participant in the 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner by NYC Black Pride, GMAD and HIV Stops With Me in New York, NY

November 19 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez was a community participant in “My Voice Counts” at The Center in New York, NY

November 19 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez sponsored the Black Trans International Pageant by BTAC in New York, NY

November 18 - TLDEF Office Manager Tabytha Gonzalez was a community participant at “Build #LovebuildsLGBTQ Preventing Homelessness, Improving Lives Together” by HRA, NYC Department of Youth & Development and Councilmember Ritchie Torres in the Bronx, NY

November 14 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young presented on "The Transgender Child" as part of Representing the Transgender Client Through the Arc of Life at the New York State Bar Association in New York, NY

November 11 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on a panel entitled "#SocialJusticeSOS What We Need to Know About What Happened, What’s Coming and Why We Must Join Together Against Hate" at the African American Policy Forum in  

November 9 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young presented at a faculty workshop entitled "Demarginalizing Trans Rights" at the University of Chicago Law School in Chicago, IL

October

October 19 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at Davis Polk & Wardell LLP in New York, NY

October 9 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained law students at Columbia Law School in New York, NY

September

September 30 - TLDEF Name Change Project Coordinator Amy Helfant trained attorneys at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York, NY

September 14 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young was a guest lecturer in LGBT bioethics on transgender healthcare at the NYU School of Medicine in New York, NY

August

August 4 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on a panel entitled "Opening Access to Transition Related Healthcare" at Lavender Law in Washington, DC

August 3 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on a panel entitled "Healthcare Access & Discrimination" at the Trans Law Symposium in Washington, DC

August 3 - TLDEF Director of Impact Litigation Ezra Young spoke on a panel entitled "Employment Law and Workers Rights" at the Trans Law Symposium in Washington, DC