St. Louis Associate Elizabeth Schlesinger was recognized as a Distinguished Gala Leader on March 12 at the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Leadership Awards, at the 2016 Spring Equality Convention & Board Meeting in Washington, D.C. Schlesinger currently serves on the National Board of Governors for the HRC.

The Human Rights Campaign is the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans. For the ninth year in a row, Bryan Cave has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the HRC Foundation.

Schlesinger is an associate in the Private Client Group. She focuses her practice on all aspects of sophisticated estate planning for high net worth individuals including pre-death planning, post death administration, and wealth transfer techniques.