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Lizzy Wingfield, JD
Reducing Education Barriers for LGBTQ/GNC Youth
Lizzy Wingfield currently serves as an Associate in the Litigation Department of Ballard Spahr.
Previously, Lizzy was a Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellow at Education Law Center working to decrease exclusionary discipline, reduce discrimination, and remove educational barriers that disproportionately affect LGBTQ and gender non-conforming (GNC) youth in Greater Philadelphia schools. Prior to this role, she held positions at a number of public interest law organizations in Philadelphia, including Women’s Law Project, Philadelphia Legal Assistance, Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program, and Community Legal Services. She also served as a Staff Editor for the Temple Law Review.
Lizzy holds a BA in philosophy from Haverford College and a JD from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law.
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