Jeff Kosbie authors Trial Magazine article on LGBTQ rights

September 23, 2020

Gibbs Law Group attorney Jeff Kosbie recently authored an article in the September 2020 issue of Trial Magazine, an American Association for Justice publication. The article, entitled “Overdue Protection for LGBTQ Workers”, analyzes a recent Supreme Court decision, Bostock v. Clayton County, which prohibits employers from discriminating against an individual on the basis of sexual orientation.

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About Jeff Kosbie

Jeff Kosbie serves as Co-chair of Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF), the nation’s oldest and largest association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQI) persons in the field of law.  He was awarded the Unity Award by the Minority Bar Coalition in 2019. 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, securities fraud 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).