Harvey Milk Day Luncheon

Wednesday, May 22 @ 11:45 a.m.

Our annual luncheon provides elimination of bias credit and is free for members.

Donate to the M. Katherine Baird Darmer Equality Scholarship

Make a donation today toward the M. Katherine Baird Darmer Scholarship, given in Katherine’s honor to a law student who shares in her vision of a just society and a progressive Orange County.

Founded in 2010, Orange County Lavender Bar Association is the 
official association of LGBT and allied attorneys, judges, and law students in Orange County.

OCLBA produces a dynamic series of programs that connect the bar and lay communities to advocacy, education, charity, mentorship, networking, and community building activities that advance LGBT equality.

MCLE programs offering Elimination of Bias credit.

Networking mixers to connect the community.

Judicial and political endorsements for candidates advancing LGBT equality.

Scholarship program aimed at nurturing LGBTQ law students.

2023 Hocus Pocus Drag Show Spelltacular

Above: twenty OCLBA members celebrated the Halloween Spirit with a Hocus Pocus themed drag show at Strut Bar & Club in Costa Mesa, CA

OCCDL 2023 DEI Awards Gala

The Orange County Coalition for Diversity in the Law will host its third annual DEI Awards Gala on October 12, 2023, in Costa Mesa, CA beginning at 6 p.m. For more details, visit https://occdl.org/2023-dei-awards-ceremony/.

2023 National Coming Out Day Law Student Mixer

Above: local law students and lawyers gathered at Crowell & Moring LLP in Irvine, CA to network and honor Jared Gheen (center) with the 2023 M. Katharine B. Darmer Equality Scholarship. Left to right: current and former board members Matt Troncali, Hon. Julie...

Community Legal Aid SoCal – Justice Served Event

Orange County Lavender Bar Association is a proud affiliate sponsor of Community Legal Aid SoCal’s Justice Served event. The event will be held on Thursday, October 5, 2023 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Fete the Venue in Costa Mesa. There will be great...