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Trans Legal Services Network Directory

July 17, 2017

ARIZONA

Arcoíris Liberation Team
Phoenix, AZ    
https://www.facebook.com/arcoirisliberationteam/
Jon Beebe Giudice: jon.beebe.giudice@gmail.com
Arcoíris works with trans migrant communities both in- and outside of immigration detention.

Southern Arizona Gender Alliance
PO Box 41863 Tucson, AZ 85717    
520.477.7096    http://sagatucson.org/wp/
Abby Louise Jensen, Vice President arizonaabby@gmail.com
Does support and advocacy for southern Arizona’s trans community and offers assistance with ID changes.

ARKANSAS

Arkansas Trans Equality Coalition
http://www.artranscoalition.org/
Colin Robinson, Co-Founder: colin@artranscoalition.org
Provides advocacy and social support services across Arkansas and runs a name and gender marker change clinic.


Lauro Law, PLLC
210 S. Pulaski St. Little Rock, AR 72201    
501.613.6529    http://laurolaw.com/
Mike Lauro mike@laurolaw.com
Provides basic information about legal aspects of transition and assistance with name and gender marker changes

CALIFORNIA

Bay Area Legal Aid
1735 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94612    
510.663.4755    http://baylegal.org/
Sarah Demarest, Attorney sdemarest@baylegal.org
Provides low-income clients with free civil legal assistance, effective referrals, and legal representation.


East Bay Community Law Center
2921 Adeline Street Berkeley, CA 94703    
1.855.693.7285    http://www.ebclc.org    
Daniel Faessler dfaessler@ebclc.org
Provides low-income clients and those living with HIV with free civil legal assistance and representation. Assists clients in the followings counties: Alameda, Contra Costa Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, San Francisco, and Sonoma.


Gender Health Center
2020 29th St., Ste. 201 Sacramento, CA 95817    
916.455.2391    http://www.thegenderhealthcenter.org
Ben Hudson, Executive Director ben@ghcmail.org
Offers counseling and advocacy services on a sliding scale. Advocacy includes help with name and gender marker changes, health insurance options, economic empowerment, and legal health clinics.


L.A. LGBT Center
1625 N. Schrader Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028    
323.993.7400     http://www.lalgbtcenter.org/
Drian Juarez, Trans Economic Empowerment Project Manager djuarez@lagaycenter.org
Legal clinic provides help preparing name/gender change legal docs. Also provide legal assistance for survivors of violence, immigration issues, and discrimination.


LetsGo! Liberation Clinic at El Centro, UCLA Law School
Los Angeles, CA    323.960.9279    
http://orgs.law.ucla.edu/elcentro/Pages/LetsGo!-Liberation.aspx
Paul Martin, Clinic Chair martinp2015@lawnet.ucla.edu
Operates name and gender marker clinics with partner organizations.


Red Light Legal
1322 Webster St., Ste. 210 Oakland, CA 94612    
510.457.1399    http://redlightlegal.org
Kristina Dolgin Kristina@redlightlegal.org
Provides direct legal services, legal representation, community education, and effective policy advocacy to sex workers in all corners of the industry.


Transgender Law Center
1629 Telegraph Ave., Ste. 400 Oakland, CA 94612    415
865.0176    http://transgenderlawcenter.org
Ilona Turner, Legal Director ilona@transgenderlawcenter.org
TLC’s advocacy, programs, and litigation advance the rights of transgender people across the country by changing law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live authentically and free from discrimination.


Bet Tzedek – Medical Legal Partnership
3250 Wilshire Blvd, 13th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90010    
323-549-5894    
Jordan Aiken, Equal Justice Works Fellow jaiken@bettzedek.org
This project focuses on improving the health and well-being of low-income transgender individuals in Los Angeles through a medical-legal partnership providing education, collaborative advocacy, and legal services.


​Chazan Family Law, PC
​5066 Eagle Rock Blvd, Suite E, Los Angeles, CA 90041
​323-739-6329    www.acfamilylaw.com
Alana Chazan: alana@acfamilylaw.com
​Provides representation to trans/GNC clients in all areas of family law, including divorce, custody proceedings, establishment of parentage, second-parent adoptions, and name and gender changes. 

COLORADO

The Colorado Name Change Project
1151 S Huron St, Denver, CO 80223    
http://www.namechangeproject.org    Inquiries@namechangeproject.org
CNCP provides information & workshops on name and gender marker changes, instructions and forms on their website, and referrals to pro bono or low-cost legal assistance if individuals require additional help. 


The GLBT Community Center of Colorado
1301 E. Colfax Denver, CO 80218    303.733.7743    
http://www.glbtcolorado.org
Sable Schultz, Transgender Programs Manager sschultz@glbtcolorado.org
The Center provides support services for transgender people in Colorado.

DC

Whitman-Walker Health Legal Services Program
1701 14th St., NW Washington, DC 20009    
202.939.7627    http://www.whitman-walker.org/legal/legal-services/
Amy Nelson, Director of Legal Services anelson@whitman-walker.org
Runs a free monthly Name and Gender Change Clinic and offers legal services related to medical care, immigration, discrimination, access to insurance, and public benefits.


TransLAW
Washington, DC 
https://www.translawdc.org/
Steering Committee: translawdc@gmail.com
Partners with WWH to run the name and gender marker change clinic and offers financial assistance for individuals changing their identity documents.


Correia & Puth, PLLC
1775 K Street NW, Suite 600, Washington DC 20006
202.602.6500     https://www.correiaputh.com
Jonathan C. Puth, jputh@correiaputh.com; Andrew Adelman, aadelman@correiaputh.com
Represents transgender clients who have experienced discrimination due to their gender identity in the workplace, at schools or universities, in healthcare settings, or other places of public accommodation.

GEORGIA

TransGeorgia Legal Aid 
2425 Torreya Dr. Tallahassee, FL 32303    
404.919.7834    https://transgeorgialegal.wordpress.com/
L Farmer l.farmer@transgeorgialegal.org
Nonprofit legal representation for changing name and gender in Georgia.

FLORIDA

TransLatina Coalition, Florida Chapter 
http://www.translatinacoalition.org    
Arianna Lint, ariannau@translatinacoalition.org
Advocacy organization offering assistance with name and gender marker changes in Florida.


Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.
4500 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 340 Miami, FL 33137    
305.576.0080    http://legalservicesmiami.org/    
Sean Rowley srowley@legalservicesmiami.org
LGBT Justice Project represents transgender individuals in the areas of housing discrimination and name changes. 


Southern Legal Counsel
​1229 NW 12th Ave, Gainesville, FL32606
​352.271.8890   www.southernlegal.org
Simone Chriss  simone.chriss@southernlegal.org
​Transgender Equality Project runs statewide clinics providing pro bono assistance for name and gender marker changes.

ILLINOIS

Transformative Justice Law Project of Illinois
4707 N. Broadway, Ste. 307 Chicago, IL 60640    
773.272.1822    http://tjlp.org/
Avi Rudnick, Volunteer Attorney namechange@tjlp.org
​Holds a Name Change Mobilization last Friday of every month. Also offers free criminal legal services to low-income and homeless transgender and gender non-conforming people


TransLife Center, Chicago House
1925 N. Clybourn Chicago, IL 60614    
773.248.5200    http://www.chicagohouse.org/?post_causes=translife-center
Maria Pahl, Legal Director mpahl@chicagohouse.org
​The TransLegal Program provides holistic and affirming legal services, self-help legal assistance, and legal education to transgender people.


People’s Law Office
1180 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60642    
773.235.0070    http://peopleslawoffice.com/
Joey Mogul JoeyMogul@aol.com
Attorneys from People’s Law Office in Chicago have been successfully fighting for the civil rights of victims of police brutality, wrongful convictions, false arrest and other abuses for over 40 years

INDIANA

Indiana Transgender Network
http://indianatransgendernetwork.com/category/resources/legal/


Law Office of Barbara J. Baird
445 N. Pennsylvania St., Ste 401 Indianapolis, IN 46204    
317.637.2345    http://www.bjbairdlaw.com/    
Barbara J. Baird bjbaird@bjbairdlaw.com


Transgender Resource, Education and Enrichment Services
2043 South Bend Ave #255, South Bend, IN 46637    
219-331-4665    http://www.webetrees.org    info@webetrees.org

IOWA

​Rainbow Health Clinic, University of Iowa College of Law
​Boyd Law Building, Iowa City, IA 52242
​319.335.9023    www.uiowa.edu/legalclinic/
​Len Sandler: leonard-sandler@uiowa.edu
​The Law and Policy in Action Clinic at UI College of Law partners with the Rainbow Health Clinic to create an Iowa guide to changing ID documents and otherwise assist with the legal needs of trans/GNC patients.

LOUISIANA

The Hite Law Group
701 Loyala Ave, Ste. 403 N.O., LA 70113    (504) 
252-0678    http://www.hitelawgroup.com/    
Nicholas J. Hite nicholas@hitelawgroup.com
A holistic legal practice specializing in all forms of advocacy and litigation for trans people anywhere in Louisiana.


Louisiana Trans Advocates
701 Loyala Ave, Ste. 201 N.O., LA 70113    
504.355.0836    http://www.hitelawgroup.com/    
Corinne Green, corinne@equalityla.org
Supports transgender communities across the state through social support, education, empowerment, and advocacy in order to promote self-determination of gender identity and gender expression for everyone.

MAINE

Portland Legal, LLC
P.O. Box 8585 Portland, ME 04101    
207.518.8663    http://www.portlandmainelegal.com/    
Zack Paakkonen, Esq. zack@portlandmainelegal.com
Provides sliding scale and sometimes pro bono legal services for a variety of transgender legal issues.

MARYLAND

FreeState Justice, Inc.
231 E. Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21202
410.625.5428    http://freestate-justice.org/
Laura DePalma, Managing Attorney, ldepalma@freestate-justice.org
Offers legal help with name and gender marker changes, discrimination, family law, and violence.


Law Office of Amanda J. Hackett, LLC
6909 Laurel Ave. Takoma Park, MD 20913    
240.331.6379    http://www.hackettimmigration.com/    
Amanda J. Hackett amanda@hackettimmigration.com
Provides sliding-scale LGBT-focused immigration and asylum legal services.

MASSACHUSETTS

Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition
PO Box 960784 Boston, MA 02196    
617.778.0519    http://www.masstpc.org/    
Alexis Edwards alexis@masstpc.org 
Advocacy and community-building organization with an ID Project to assist with name and gender marker changes.

MICHIGAN

Community Health Awareness Group
1300 W. Fort St. Detroit, MI 48226    
313.963.3434    http://www.chagdetroit.org/
Sarah Stewart sstewart221@yahoo.com
Offers help with the name change process along with a variety of programming to support the trans community.

MINNESOTA

Gender Justice Minnesota
550 Rice St. St. Paul, MN 55103    
651.789.2090    http://genderjustice.us/
Jill Gaulding, Founder jill.gaulding@genderjustice.us
Legal and policy advocacy organization that sometimes represents individuals in legal cases brought under federal civil rights statutes like Title VII or Title IX as well as state statutes like the Minnesota Human Rights Act.


OutFront Minnesota
310 E. 38th St., Ste. 209 Minneapolis, MN 55409    
612.822.0127    https://www.outfront.org/home
Phil Duran, Legal Director phil@outfront.org
Offers assistance with discrimination, family law, identity documents, and public benefits.


Volunteer Lawyers Network Community Clinic
612-766-7819    http://www.vlncc.wikispaces.com/Transgender+Issues
Courtney Baga, Courtney.Baga@FaegreBD.com
A walk-in legal services clinic at the Minnesota Trans Health Coalition and Family Tree Clinic, specializing in gender marker and name change and insurance access.

MISSOURI

Metro Trans Umbrella Group
438 N. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63130    
314.2702155   http://www.stlmetrotrans.com    
Sayer Johnson sayer.johnson@stlmetrotrans.com
Provides support and advocacy for the trans community in Missouri.


Kathy Wysack, Attorney at Law
3203A S. Grand Blvd., Ste. A St. Louis, MO 63118    
314.771.4494    http://www.kathywysack.com/ 
Kathy Wysack-Rood kathy@kathywysack.com 
Helps with name and gender marker changes in St. Louis, MO and Downstate Illinois areas


Shook, Hardy, & Bacon Law Firm
2555 Grand Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64108    
816.474.6550    http://www.shb.com/
Jolie Justus jjustus@shb.com
Provides pro bono legal services and representation to members of the transgender community for name and gender marker changes throughout Missouri as well as cases in Kansas when near Kansas City.


Madeline Johnson, Esq.
2555 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108    
816.607.1836    mmjohnsonlaw@gmail.com
Provides services around ID documents and discrimination

NEBRASKA

Sena, Polk & Stacy, LLP
2712 S. 87th Ave. Omaha, NE 68124    
402.884.7444    http://spsattorneys.com/
Joni Stacy jws@spsattorneys.com
Provides ID document services at a reduced rate.  Also practice family law.

NEVADA

Gender Justice Nevada
401 S. Marlyand Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89101    
702.425.7288    http://genderjusticenv.org/
Steven K. stevenk@genderjusticenv.org
Provide name and gender change assistance and transgender advocacy.


Transgender Allies Group
316 California Ave., Ste 149 Reno, NV 89509    
775.742.8673    http://transgenderalliesgroup.org/    
Brooke Mylath, President brock@transgenderalliesgroup.org
Do not currently serve clients for name and gender change work, but can refer to legal aid that will.

NEW JERSEY

Garden State Equality
40 S. Fullerton Ave., Montclair, NJ 07042    
973.473.5428    http://www.gardenstateequality.org
Aaron Potenza, potenza@gardenstateequality.org
Provides assistance to NJ residents who are victims of harassment or discrimination.


LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York
393 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ    
212-353-9118    http://le-gal.org/new-jersey-clinic/    
Brett Figlewski, Legal Director bfiglewski@le-gal.org
Offers several pro bono legal clinics devoted to serving the LGBTQ community. The clinics are staffed by volunteer attorneys who provide general guidance and legal referrals, but not legal representation.

NEW MEXICO

Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico
149 Jackson St. NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87108    
505.200.9086    http://www.tgrcnm.org/
Adrien Lawyer, Co-Director adrien@tgrcnm.org
Offers a variety of support services for trans people, including info and referrals on legal issues.


New Mexico Immigrant Law Center
714 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102    
http://www.nmilc.org    505-247-1023    
Nathaniel Lukas Redekopp lredekopp@nmilc.org
The New Mexico Immigrant Law Center (NMILC) provides legal assistance to low-income immigrants facing deportation, asylum seekers, and unaccompanied minors.

NEW YORK

Advocacy for LGBT Communities Clinic, Cornell Law School
607.255.4196    http://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/Clinical-Programs/lgbtclinic/
lgbt-clinic@cornell.edu
Law school clinic that includes assistance with name and gender marker changes, often for incarcerated individuals.


LGBTQ Law Project, New York Legal Assistance Group
7 Hanover Square, 18th Floor New York, NY 10004    
212.613.5000    http://nylag.org/units/lgbt-law-project
Lorenzo VanNess lvannness@nylag.org
Provides free legal services in a variety of civil legal matters impacting the trans community, including employment, housing, public benefits, shelter access, name changes, gender marker changes, family law and life planning.


Peter Cicchino Youth Project, Urban Justice Center
40 Rector St., 9th Floor New York, NY 10006    
877.542.8529    http://pcyp.urbanjustice.org/
Megan Stuart, Staff Attorney MStuart@urbanjustice.org
Offers free legal services for homeless and street-involved youth under 25 in NYC and NYS prisons, including name changes, updating identity documents, immigration status, navigating criminal issues, and public benefits.


Sylvia Rivera Law Project
147 W. 24th St., 5th Fl New York, NY 10011    
212.337.8550 x308    http://srlp.org
Stefanie Rivera, Client Services, stefanie@srlp.org
Mik Kinkead, Prisoner Justice Project, mik@srlp.org
Direct representation of TGNCI people in the NYC area or incarcerated in NYS prisons on name and gender marker changes. Limited ability to represent in prisoner rights, health care, and immigration issues.


Transcend Legal
http://www.transcendlegal.org    347-612-4312    
info@transcendlegal.org
Direct legal assistance with name and gender changes as well as to trans people denied insurance coverage.


LGBT Rights Project, Empire Justice Center
1 W Main St, #200 Rochester, NY 14614    
585.295.5721    http://www.empirejustice.org/issue-areas/lgbt-rights-project/    
Milo Primeaux, Staff Attorney mprimeaux@empirejustice.org
Provides direct legal services to low-income LGBTQ individuals in Western NY, advocates for LGBTQ-related policies, and offers technical assistance and training for courts, service providers, and community members.


Legal Services NYC
Manhattan Legal Services           Dan Pepitone, 646.442.3144, dpepitone@mls.ls-nyc.org
South Brooklyn Legal Services    Cathy Bowman, 718.237.5571, cbowman@sbls,org
​Bronx Legal Services                   Jack Newton, 718.928.3691, jnewton@lsnyc.org
Queens Legal Services                Jose Abrigo, 347.592.2288, jabrigo@lsnyc.org
​Staten Island Legal Services        Lorilei Williams, 718.233.7480, lawilliams@lsnyc.org
Provide free legal services in a variety of civil legal matters impacting the trans community, including employment, housing, public benefits, family, name changes, gender marker changes, life planning, consumer and immigration.

NORTH CAROLINA

Connie J. Vetter, Attorney at Law
1208 The Plaza Charlotte, NC    
704.333.4000    http://www.cjvlaw.com/
ConnieVetter@CJVLaw.com
Wills and estate documents, name changes, gender marker changes, adoptions, surrogacy, and adult guardianship.


Freedom Center for Social Justice
4921 Albemarle Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205    
980.729.8454    http://fcsj.org/
Provides support for trans communities across North Carolina.

NORTH DAKOTA

TriState Trans
http://www.tristatetrans.org    
Faye Seidler, fayeseidler@gmail.com
Step by step guide to legally changing documents in North Dakota

OKLAHOMA

Oklahomans for Equality / Bryant Law
1644 S. Denver Ave. Tulsa, OK 74119     
(918) 600-4064      http://www.bryantlawtulsa.com    http://www.okeq.org/
Alyssa Bryant Alyssa@BryantLawTulsa.Com
Provides legal services to the transgender community.

OHIO

Name and Gender Change Legal Clinic, Equitas Health / TransOHIO    
614-340-6744    http://equitashealth.com/services/name-gender-change-legal-clinic/  
legalclinic@equitashealth.com
Attorneys will provide one-on-one counseling about the name and gender change process at regular free clinics.


Scott E. Knox, Attorneys at Law
13 E. Court St., Ste. 300 Cincinnati, OH 45202    
513.241.3800    http://scottknox.com/
Scott E. Knox scott@scottknox.com
Provides legal services for discrimination issues and name and gender marker changes.

OREGON

Basic Rights Oregon
310 SW 4th Ave., Ste. 300 Portland, OR 97204    
503.222.6151    http://www.basicrights.org/
Provides information and referrals for name and gender marker changes and other legal support.


Outside In
1132 SW 13th Ave. Portland, OR 97205    
503.535.3800    http://www.outsidein.org/
Jazz McGinnis, Lab and Trans Services Coordinator, jazzm@outsidein.org
Provides name and gender marker change assistance in Oregon.

PENNSYLVANIA

Garden of Peace Project
P.O. Box 174 Homestead, PA 15120    
412.879.0477    http://www.gardenofpeaceproject.org
Michael David Battle, Executive Director michaeldavid.battle@gardenofpeaceproject.org
(Trans)ition Project provides assistance with name and gender marker change paperwork.


Trans-Help
1315 Spruce St, Phila, PA 19107    267.235.4570    
Julie Chovanes, jchovanes@chovanes.com
Providing legal, social, and medical services to trans people, and education about trans people to the greater community. Legal services are in house and primarily litigation.


Mazzoni Center
21 S. 12th St., 13th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107    
215.563.0657    https://mazzonicenter.org/
Thomas W. Ude, Jr., Legal and Public Policy Director tude@mazzonicenter.org
Legal Help Desk: legalservices@mazzonicenter.org 
Provides legal services for elder issues, discrimination, harassment, family law, name change, wills, and youth, as part of the Center’s mission to provide quality health and wellness services in an LGBT-focused environment.

PUERTO RICO

LGBT Law Clinic, University of Puerto Rico School of Law
PO Box 23349, UPR Station San Juan, PR 00931    
787.999.9553    http://ls-pt2.law.upr.edu/portal/page?_pageid=251,406068&_dad=portal&_sc...
Nora Vargas Acosta nvargasacosta@onelinkpr.net

SOUTH DAKOTA

TransAction South Dakota
​PO Box 91614, Sioux Falls, SD 57106
605.681.6506    www.transactionsd.org
​Runs a name and gender change clinic throughout the state to assist with updating legal name and IDs.

TENNESSEE

Memphis Gay and Lesbian Community Center and University of Memphis Law
892 S. Cooper St. Memphis, TN 38104    
901.278.6422    http://mglcc.org/
Kayla Gore, Transgender Services Specialist kgore@mglcc.org


Rubenfeld Law Office, P.C.
2409 Hillsboro Rd., Ste. 200 Nashville, TN 37212    
615.386.9077    http://rubenfeldlaw.com/
Abby Rubenfeld arubenfeld@rubenfeldlaw.com 
Practices family law, contract law, criminal law, personal injury, and LGBT law.

TEXAS

​Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
​Throughout Texas including Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, the Rio Grande Valley, and San Antonio
​888-988-9996   www.trla.org/get-help/how-to-apply
​Kelsey Snapp: ksnapp@trla.org
​Provides free legal services to low-income clients, including name and gender marker changes, civil rights and discrimination cases, and other legal issues.


Law Office of Katie Sprinkle, P.C.
Carrollton, TX    
214.814.5960    http://www.katiesprinkle.com/ 
Katie Sprinkle: katie@katiesprinkle.com
Practices in LGBT law and family law, including name and gender marker changes and marital law


Gender Education, Advocacy & Resources (GEAR), Dallas Resource Center
5750 Cedar Springs Rd., Dallas 75235    
http://www.rcdallas.org/what-we-do/community/transgender 214-521-5124    
gear@myresourcecenter.org
GEAR is dedicated to empowering transgender people through advocacy, support and medical services. 


Trans Legal Aid Clinic Houston
https://www.facebook.com/TransLegalAidClinicHouston/
Lou Weaver, http://louweaver.com, lou.weaver@gmail.com;
Fran Watson, franshenekaj@yahoo.com
Daney De La O, ddelao2222@gmail.com
TransLegalACH@gmail.com


Trans Name and Gender Marker Project
Austin, TX    
https://law.utexas.edu/probono/projects/special-projects/trans-legal-nam...  genderintegrity@law.utexas.edu
Student-run project of the Mithoff Pro Bono Program at Texas Law (University of Texas School of Law).

UTAH

Transgender Education Advocates of Utah
O Box 521928 Salt Lake City, UT 84152    
http://www.teaofutah.org/
Candice Metzler candice@teaofutah.org 
Provides information on the name and gender change process.

Rainbow Law Free Clinic
Utah Pride Center. 255 East and 400 South in Salt Lake City
https://law.utah.edu/pro-bono-initiative/free-legal-clinics/
Provides free legal assistance for name and gender marker changes the 2nd Thursday of every month from 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm.

VIRGINIA

Health Brigade
1010 N. Thompson St. Richmond, VA 23230    
804.358.6343    http://www.healthbrigade.org
Trans Programs Coordinator Jen Gallienne, jgallienne@healthbrigade.org 
Collaborates on semi-annual name and gender marker change clinic and provides advice and support.


Virginia Equality Bar Association
http://www.vaequalitybar.org     info@vaequalitybar.org
Operates recurring name and gender marker change clinics in Richmond and traveling clinics throughout the state

WASHINGTON

QLaw
206.235.7235    http://www.qlawfoundation.org/lgbtq-legal-clinic.html    
info@qlawfoundation.org
Runs a legal clinic that offers services for any civil legal issue facing LGBTQ community members.


North Sound Law
http://www.northsoundlaw.com/     
Spencer Bergstedt: info@northsoundlaw.com 

WEST VIRGINIA

Fairness West Virginia
303 Washington St. West Charleston, WV 25302    
304.806.2220    http://fairnesswv.org/ 
Andrew Schneider, Executive Director andrew@fairnesswv.org 
Provides information, support and referrals for name and gender marker changes.

WISCONSIN

Foley & Lardner, LLP
777 E. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53202
414.271.2400 http://www.foley.com/ 
Morgan J. Tilleman MTilleman@foley.com 

NORTHEAST

Gay & Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD)
30 Winter St., Ste. 800 Boston, MA 02108    
617.426.1350    http://www.glad.org/ 
Jennifer Levi: jlevi@glad.org 
Daniel Weiss: dweiss@glad.org
Provides state-specific resources and referrals. Serves CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT.


The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York
601 W. 26th St., Ste. 325-20 New York, NY 10001    
212.353.9118    http://le-gal.org/ 
Matthew Skinner, Executive Director mskinner@le-gal.org
Offers multiple regular legal clinics. Serves NJ and NY.

SOUTH

Southern Poverty Law Center
400 Washington Ave. Montgomery, AL 36104    
888.414.7752    http://www.splcenter.org    
Chinyere Ezie Chinyere.Ezie@splcenter.org
Litigation on LGBT rights issues, including employment discrimination and on behalf of incarcerated individuals.
Serves AL, FL, GA, LA, and MS.

NATIONAL

Human Rights Campaign
1640 Rhode Island Ave. N.W. Washington, DC 20036    
202.628.4160    http://www.hrc.org/ 
Alison Gill, Senior Legislative Counsel alison.gill@hrc.org 

Lambda Legal
120 Wall St., 19th Floor New York, NY 10005    
212.809.8585    http://www.lambdalegal.org    
M. Dru Levasseur, Transgender Rights Director dlevasseur@lambdalegal.org 

LGBT & HIV Project, ACLU
125 Broad St., 18th Floor New York, NY 10004    
212.549.2500    https://www.aclu.org/other/about-aclu-lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender-aids-project
Chase Strangio, Attorney cstrangio@aclu.org 

National Center for Transgender Equality
1400 16th Street NW, Suite 510 Washington, DC 20036    
202.745.2314    http://www.transequality.org    
Arli Christian achristian@transequality.org 

National LGBT Task Force
1325 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20005    
202.393.5177   http://www.thetaskforce.org     
Victoria Rodriguez-Roldan, Trans Civil Rights Project: vrodriguezroldan@thetaskforce.org

Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund
20 West 20th Street, Ste. 705 New York, NY 10011    
646.862.9396    http://www.transgenderlegal.org/
Amy Helfant, Name Change Project ahelfant@transgenderlegal.org 

National Center for Lesbian Rights
870 Market Street, Suite 370 San Francisco, CA 94102    
Legal Hotline: 800.528.6257   http://www.nclrights.org
Ming Wong, Helpline Attorney mwong@nclrights.org

 

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