Melbourne University Law Students' Society

The Queer Portfolio is proud to present the Annual Lecture for 2017!

SPEAKER: Lee Carnie, Human Rights Law Centre

TOPIC: Strategic Litigation in the Expansion of LGBT Rights

LOCATION AND TIME: 6.30pm in Room 108. Please join us for drinks and canapés after the lecture.

Lee Carnie joined the HRLC legal team in May 2016 as part of our LGBTI Rights Unit. Lee is passionate about improving practical access to human rights for the LGBTI community. Lee has experience engaging in policy and law reform on the board of the Victorian Gay & Lesbian Rights Lobby, assisting young LGBTI victims of crime to receive compensation at Youthlaw and volunteering at the {also} foundation. As an outreach lawyer at Youthlaw, Lee also specialised in frontline advocacy for young people experiencing homelessness, substance abuse and mental health issues.