Orange County Lavender Bar Association Celebrates 13th Anniversary and Honors LGBTQ+ Leaders and Allies While Raising Funds and Awareness of Work Ahead

Irvine, California¬†– On July 12, 2023, Orange County’s official LGBTQ+ bar association celebrated its 13th Anniversary in style, raising awareness of current legal challenges to the LGBTQ+ community while honoring community leaders Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP CEO Donna L. Wilson, and Former U.S. Representative Alan Lowenthal.

Nearly one hundred lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and allied attorneys, law students, and judges, along with allied friends, family, community, and business partners, gathered in the shade of Park Plaza Commons in Irvine this past Wednesday to celebrate LGBTQ+ equality, inclusion, and advancement.