Attorney Justin Teres Co-authors Op-Ed on LGBTQ Legislation in New York Law Journal
April 9, 2019
Kelley Drye discovery attorney and chair of LeGaL’s Legislative Committee Justin Teres co-authored an op-ed, published on April 9, 2019, in the New York Law Journal.
Titled “For LGBTQ New Yorkers, the Legislative Fight for Justice Continues,” Teres’ op-ed, written with Kristen Bowde, President of LeGaL, covers the ongoing fight to bring sweeping equality for New York’s LGBTQ community.
By highlighting current legal roadblocks, Teres and Bowde lay out which changes need to be made in New York legislation to ensure all people are seen equally under the law.

“Perhaps more than ever before, well rounded-advocacy means not just pursing traditional civil rights victories in the courtroom, but also taking proactive steps to counter policy threats as the continue to emerge from the very institutions that exist to protect us,” writes Teres and Bowde.

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