Jenner & Block

Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace Panel Discussion

On September 19, 2017, Jenner & Block Partner Scott B. Wilkens will participate in a panel discussion on transgender inclusion in the workplace.  Mr. Wilkens will moderate a discussion with Lori Fox from LGBT Business Diversity Consulting and Jillian Weiss from the Transgender Legal Defense Fund. Hosted by Jenner & Block and in partnership with the firm’s LGBT Forum and Transgender Inclusion Working Group, the program will take place at the firm’s Chicago office beginning at 4:00 pm CT. It will also be broadcasted to the firm’s US offices.

Scott B. Wilkens is an accomplished trial and appellate lawyer who focuses primarily on complex commercial litigation and content, media and entertainment matters.  His experience also extends to white collar matters, including internal investigations and monitorships of major financial institutions. Currently, Mr. Wilkens is leading the firm team representing several individual transgender plaintiffs and the ACLU of North Carolina in federal litigation challenging H.B. 142, North Carolina’s anti-transgender and anti-LGBT law.