LGBTQ Bar Association of Greater Kansas City is a nonprofit, 501(c)(6) membership association of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and allied legal community in the Kansas City metropolitan area. We were formed in 2007 as Kansas City LEsbian, Gay, and Allied Lawyers (“KC LEGAL”). In 2021, we changed our name to LGBTQ Bar Association of Greater Kansas City for better alignment with our mission, which is inclusive of the entire LGBTQ community.
Law students, paralegals and other members of the legal profession are encouraged to become associate members.
LGBTQ Bar Association of Greater Kansas City is a nonprofit bar association committed to promoting and supporting the advancement of LGBTQ rights and uniting those within the Kansas City community who advocate for equality and justice.
LGBTQ Bar Association of Greater Kansas City is committed to:
- Promoting equality and inclusiveness in the legislature and judiciary;
- Creating opportunities for members of the LGBTQ professional and legal community to meet in a supportive and empowering atmosphere;
- Supporting the next generation of LGBTQ legal professionals through scholarship opportunities and personal engagement; and
- Providing resources supportive of justice and equality to those in and around the Kansas City community.