Brian McGinnis Named Outstanding Voice by Philadelphia Business JournalOctober 2, 2017 – Press Releases
Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Brian McGinnis, named by the Philadelphia Business Journal as an Outstanding Voice for his sustained advocacy for the region’s LGBT community.
McGinnis has long served as a staunch and outspoken advocate for LGBT rights. He was appointed in 2016 to the Democratic National Committee’s LGBT Advisory Board, which complements the party’s existing national organizing structure with a body of LGBT Democrats from all 50 states, encouraging conversations with LGBT communities nationwide and mobilizing community members on behalf of LGBT-friendly candidates and policy issues at all levels. Additionally, McGinnis was recognized as an emerging leader in the law as part of Billy Penn’s prestigious “Who’s Next in Law” list.
He serves as member of the board of directors of the Independence Business Alliance (IBA), which is the LGBT Chamber of Commerce for the Greater Philadelphia region. He serves on the legislative committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, which advises the board of trustees in taking positions on proposed legislation in the Garden State.
At Fox, McGinnis is a founding member of the Diversity Committee’s LGBTQ & Allies Initiative, which is dedicated to communicating the firm’s model of inclusiveness to the Fox family, legal community, law students and the larger community.
McGinnis is a labor and employment law attorney at Fox. He received his J.D. magna cum laude from Rutgers University School of Law and his B.A. cum laude from the University of Delaware.