THLA Foundation Annual Scholarships. The THLA Foundation will be awarding cash scholarships at the THLA Annual Dinner on Thursday, April 25, 2019. The scholarship application and cover letter are attached. The deadline for submission of scholarship materials is Monday, February 4, 2019. Recipients will be notified in late February or mid-March 2019. Ideally recipients would be able to...Read More
On Wednesday, November 24, 2018, Governor Jerry Brown nominated Joshua Groban to fill retired Justice Kathryn Wedergar’s seat on the California Supreme Court. For the past 8 years, Mr. Groban has served as Governor Brown’s Senior Advisor for Judicial Appointments, overseeing the appointment of approximately 600 state court judges and justices. One of Mr. Groban’s top...Read More
The Tom Homann LGBT Law Association (THLA) is pleased to endorse long-time THLA member, and former THLA Co-President, Nicholas Fox in the upcoming election for the San Diego County Bar Board of Directors.
Mr. Fox has served on the THLA Board since 2012, after graduating from the University of San Diego School of Law. He served two terms as Co-President of the organization from 2013-2015 and...Read More
Tom Homann LGBT Law Association Congratulates Loren G. Freestone on Appointment to the Superior Court Bench
The Tom Homann LGBT Law Association (THLA) congratulates long-time member, and former board member, Loren G. Freestone on his appointment as Judge of the Superior Court of California for the County of San Diego.
THLA commends Governor Jerry Brown on his commitment to diversity in our...Read More
Yesterday, in a 7-2 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop, a case addressing a Colorado baker’s refusal to make a wedding cake for Charlie Craig and David Mullins, a same-sex couple in Colorado. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the majority opinion and the Court narrowly ruled in favor of the baker based on the unique facts in the case....Read More
THLA, in conjunction with returning Title Sponsor Casey Gerry, is proud to announce the 2018 Awards Recipients who will be honored at THLA’s 25th Annual Awards and Installation Dinner:
Scott B. Erhlich: Community Pioneer
OutServe-SLND: Service To The Community
Kyle W. Nageotte: Co-Presidents’ Award
Congratulations to this year’s award recipients!
The Tom Homann LGBT Law Association 2018 Annual Dinner
Time / Date:
Thursday, April 12, 2018
US Grant Hotel
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. – Dinner Program
+Grilled Chicken Breast
Purchase Tickets Here
Keynote Speaker: Ambassador Rufus Gifford
Rufus Gifford was...Read More
Congratulations to Todd Stevens! THLA Member Todd Stevens was recently elected to serve as Treasurer to the California State Bar Board of Trustees. Todd will join Michael Colantuono (first openly gay President of the State Bar) in running the Board next year. A reception for Todd and Michael will take place on November 15, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., at the Los Angeles County...Read More