Virtual panel on "Estate Planning and the LGBTQ+ Community"


Please join the HLSA-NYC for a virtual panel on "Estate Planning and the LGBTQ+ Community"


Date: Wednesday, March 15th, 6 pm EST / 3 pm PST

Co-sponsor: Harvard Law School Women's Alliance, New York Chapter (HLSWA-NY)

Panelists confirmed so far include:

  • Edward Joy, a 1992 HLS graduate specializing in estate planning, probate, and trust administration in the San Francisco Bay area. He is an AIDS Legal Referral Panel Award recipient for "generously donating time and expertise to protect the legal rights" of people living with HIV/AIDS. He has served on the Board of Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom, the country's oldest and largest bar association of LGBTQ+ attorneys.
  • Angie Iglesia Martell is a 1990 HLS graduate who practices law in New York, Massachusetts, Michigan, and the Federal Court of Puerto Rico. Angie is a cooperating attorney with National Center for Lesbian Rights, Lambda Legal, and the Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund. Angie is the State of Michigan LGBTQ+ Section Chair and has been practicing in the area of LGBTQ+ issues for more than 30 years.
  • Andrew Benson is an Associate in the Seattle Office of Dorsey & Whitney LLP,  focusing on estate planning and trust administration.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Andrew was a theatre artist and worked for several years in the nonprofit theatre space.


Event Information


6:00PM - 7:00PM Wed 15 Mar 2023, Eastern timezone

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