LGBTQ Legal Issues

On Friday, February 26, 2016, Mazzoni Center Legal Services hosted our 7th annual “ Justice in Action ” luncheon and award presentation at Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Each year this event brings together legal professionals, law students, and others to raise funds for and awareness about Mazzoni’s Legal Services program, which provides direct legal assistance for individuals facing discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, and is the... More
March 8 is the official observation of International Women’s Day . This occasion is intended to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women - and also to acknowledge that there is far more work to be done in order to accelerate and achieve gender parity, here in the U.S. and around the world. As the IWD website notes: “International Women's Day is all about celebration, reflection, advocacy, and action -... More
On Friday, February 26, 2016, Mazzoni Center Legal Services will honor Kevin Cathcart, Esq. and Michael Williams, Esq. at the agency’s 7th annual “ Justice in Action ” event. Each year this event brings together legal professionals, law students, and others to raise funds for and awareness about Mazzoni Center’s Legal Services program, which provides direct legal assistance for individuals facing discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, and is the only program offering free legal services tailored towards... More