Associate Michael Chropowicz has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago (LAGBAC). LAGBAC, created in 1987, is one of the largest LGBTQ+ bar organizations in the country. Its members include lawyers, judges, elected officials, law students, and other legal professionals.
During Michael's two-year term, he will help guide decisions for the organization which align with their goals to:
- Promote the professional development and advancement of gay, bisexual, lesbian, and transgender legal professionals, including practicing lawyers, non-practicing lawyers, judges, law educators, government officials, and law students
- Provide a supportive environment that encourages the exchange of ideas and information of importance to the LGBTQ+ professional community
- Advance the elimination of discrimination based upon actual or perceived homosexuality, bisexuality, transgender, transsexuality, gender-related identity, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, or military status in the community at large through educational initiatives, training programs, and collaboration with organizations committed to the same
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