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Gwendolyn Leachman

Gwendolyn Leachman

Expert on LGBT law and policy issues, social movement litigation, and employment discrimination

Assistant professor, law; faculty affiliate, sociology College of Letters and Science Law School Work: 608-262-7367 — Home and cell phones available upon request gleachman@wisc.edu Home page

Topics

  • Sexual orientation and gender identity law and policy
  • Law and social movements, litigation for social change
  • Sociology of law
  • Employment law and employment discrimination

Achievements

  • Law & Society Association Dissertation Prize (2015) for "Legalizing LGBT Politics: Litigation and the Construction of Social Movement Agendas." http://gradworks.umi.com/36/86/3686382.html
  • Published "The Future of Polyamorous Marriage: Lessons from the Marriage Equality Struggle" (coauthor Hadar Aviram). http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2485853
  • Published "From Protest to Perry: How Litigation Shaped the LGBT Movement’s Agenda." http://lawreview.law.ucdavis.edu/issues/47/5/Articles/47-5_Leachman.pdf

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