About Us

The ABA's SOGI Commission leads the Association’s commitment to diversity, inclusion and full and equal participation by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons in the Association, the legal profession and society. Created in 2007, the SOGI Commission seeks to secure equal treatment in the American Bar Association, the legal profession, and the justice system without regard to sexual orientation or gender identity.  

Commissioners

  • Special Advisor
    Diana K. Flynn
  • Liaison from the Board of Governors
    Marvin S..C. Dang

Staff

Director
Malcolm "Skip" Harsch -  skip.harsch@americanbar.org

Program Associate
Tina M. Guedea - tina.guedea@americanbar.org