Gibbs Law Group attorney Jeff Kosbie will co-lead a training on February 10, 2021, about LGBTQ+ Employment Discrimination, presented by BALIF in coordination with Legal Aid at Work, The Impact Fund, and Squire Patton Boggs.
*This training is eligible for 1.5 hours of Elimination of Bias CLE credit.
Register here: LGBTQ+ Employment Discrimination Claims in Practice
Wednesday February 10, 2021
2-4p | Zoom Virtual CLE Series
Cost: $25 (*free for BALIF members)
In this training, Jeff and co-presenters will review current substantive law on LGBTQ+ workplace rights and then discuss the procedural and practical considerations of representing LGBTQ+ clients, including an overview of filing with the EEOC, the DFEH, and bringing litigation in state and federal court. The training will also cover best practices for working with LGBTQ+ clients.
About Jeff Kosbie
Jeff serves as Co-chair of Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF), the nation’s oldest and largest association of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and and transgender (LGBTQI) persons in the field of law. He has published multiple articles in law reviews related to the history of LGBTQ rights. Jeff represents plaintiffs in class actions and other complex lawsuits involving consumer protection and employment law. He previously worked as a staff attorney in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (2017-2018) and served as a Multidistrict Litigation Law Clerk to the Judges Lucy Koh, Beth Freeman, and Edward Davila of the Northern District of California (2018-2019).