Join us on Thursday, April 25, for the 40th Annual Labor & Employment Law
Spring Conference, at Suffolk University Law School.
Keynote speaker Louise Melling is a deputy legal director at the ACLU and the director of its
Center for Liberty, which encompasses the ACLU’s work on reproductive freedom;
women’s rights; lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights; freedom of
religion and belief; and disability rights. In this role, she leads the work of
the ACLU to address the intersection of religious freedom and equal treatment,
among other issues.
Melling has been with the ACLU since 1992, serving in several roles before
becoming the director of its Reproductive Freedom Project in 2003 and a deputy
legal director in 2010. She is a graduate of Yale Law School and Oberlin