Jay Kaplan (He/Him)

Staff Attorney ACLU of Michigan's LGBTQ+ Project

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Jay Kaplan is the staff attorney for the ACLU of Michigan's Nancy Katz-Margo Dichtemiller LGBTQ+ Project since it began operations in 2001. Among the cases he has worked on include challenging Michigan's ban on marriage equality, protecting the permanence of second parent adoption orders, advocating for policies making accurate identity documents in Michigan more readily accessible, and successful advocating for Michigan Medicaid policies to cover gender affirming health care for transgender residents.

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Fighting Back: Anti-Trans Policies and Legislation and What You Can Do To Fight Back

October 15, 2023, 04:00 PM
Jay Kaplan Emme Zanotti (She/Her)


Human Rights Campaign

AF Group

Dickinson Wright PLLC

Michigan Medicine


Ruth Ellis Center

Congregation Shaarey Zedek

Ally Financial

Ally is a digital financial services company committed to its promise to "Do It Right" for its consumer, commercial and corporate customers. Ally is composed of an industry-leading independent auto finance and insurance operation, an award-winning digital direct bank. We're better off with an ally.

Zingerman's Community of Businesses

River City Psychological Services

TransKids Purple Rainbow Foundation

GM Plus

Bernard Wealth Management

Comerica Bank

Equality Michigan

Cripps and Silver Law

Community Financial Credit Union



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