Rachel Wainer Apter, counsel in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, Lowenstein's Arielle B. Adler, and a panel of esteemed New Jersey attorneys will discuss the legal arguments, the Supreme Court decision, and what the opinion means for the rights of New Jersey citizens. The panel will address answered and unanswered questions, examine the ongoing challenges to LGBTQ equality under civil law based on deeply held religious beliefs, and consider future implications locally in light of New Jersey's Law Against Discrimination.


  • Arielle B. Adler, Associate, Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Rachel Wainer Apter, Director, New Jersey Division on Civil Rights
  • Robyn B. Gigl, Partner, Gluck Walrath LLP
  • Thomas H. Prol, Partner, Laddey Clark & Ryan LLP

This program takes place 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the New Jersey Law Center1 Constitution Square, New Brunswick, NJ 08901; 732.249.5000.

Presented by the New Jersey State Bar Association's LGBT Rights Section.