Jon Beebe Giudice: email@example.com
Southern Arizona Gender Alliance
PO Box 41863 Tucson, AZ 85717
Abby Louise Jensen, Vice President firstname.lastname@example.org
Does support and advocacy for southern Arizona’s trans community and offers assistance with ID changes.
Arkansas Trans Equality Coalition
Colin Robinson, Co-Founder: email@example.com
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
Mike Lauro firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides basic information about legal aspects of transition and assistance with name and gender marker changes
Bay Area Legal Aid
1735 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94612
Sarah Demarest, Attorney email@example.com
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
Daniel Faessler firstname.lastname@example.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
Ben Hudson, Executive Director email@example.com
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
Drian Juarez, Trans Economic Empowerment Project Manager firstname.lastname@example.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
Paul Martin, Clinic Chair email@example.com
Operates name and gender marker clinics with partner organizations.
Red Light Legal
1322 Webster St., Ste. 210 Oakland, CA 94612
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 and Non-Binary Name and Gender-Marker Change Legal Clinic
The San Diego LGBT Community Center, 3909 Centre Street, San Diego, CA 92103
Helen Lockett firstname.lastname@example.org
The clinic is held on the first Tuesday of every month, 6:30pm-8:30pm, helping individuals complete court documents to change their name and/or gender-marker. Appointments highly encouraged. Sponsored by USD School of Law, Tom Homann LGBT Bar Association, and The Center.
Transgender Law Center
1629 Telegraph Ave., Ste. 400 Oakland, CA 94612
Ilona Turner, Legal Director email@example.com
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
Jordan Aiken, Equal Justice Works Fellow firstname.lastname@example.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
Alana Chazan: email@example.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.
California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc.
1111 I Street, Suite 310, Modesto, CA 95354
Mateo Mossey, LGBT Program Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
CRLA provides free legal aid to eligible low-income individuals through 16 field offices in the Central Valley, Central Coast, and other agricultural regions of the state. CRLA’s LGBT legal assistance focus on immigration services, as well as legal name and gender change petitions, and employment and education discrimination cases.
The Colorado Name Change Project
1151 S Huron St, Denver, CO 80223
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
Sable Schultz, Transgender Programs Manager email@example.com
The Center provides support services for transgender people in Colorado.
Whitman-Walker Health Legal Services Program
1701 14th St., NW Washington, DC 20009
Amy Nelson, Director of Legal Services firstname.lastname@example.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.
Steering Committee: email@example.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
Jonathan C. Puth, firstname.lastname@example.org; Andrew Adelman, email@example.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.
TransLatina Coalition, Florida Chapter
Arianna Lint, firstname.lastname@example.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
Sean Rowley email@example.com
LGBT Justice Project represents transgender individuals in the areas of housing discrimination and name changes.
Southern Legal Counsel
1229 NW 12th Ave, Gainesville, FL32606
Simone Chriss firstname.lastname@example.org
Transgender Equality Project runs statewide clinics providing pro bono assistance for name and gender marker changes.
Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (CLSMF)
122 E. Colonial Drive, Suite 200, Orlando, FL 32801
407.841.7777 ext. 2126 www.clsmf.org
Eric Hughes email@example.com
Free civil legal assistance to no- and low-income residents in central Florida, including employment and housing discrimination, name and gender marker changes, and access to healthcare.
Transformative Justice Law Project of Illinois
4707 N. Broadway, Ste. 307 Chicago, IL 60640
Avi Rudnick, Volunteer Attorney firstname.lastname@example.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
Maria Pahl, Legal Director email@example.com
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
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 Transgender Network
The De Brota Law Firm LLC
1389 W. 86th Street #261, Indianapolis, IN 46260
317-848-5555 www.debrotalaw.com Amy Ficklin DeBrota: firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy DeBrota handles transgender discrimination claims and name and gender marker changes. She offers pro bono petitions for name and gender marker changes for individuals with a household income of $40,000 or less.
Rainbow Health Clinic, University of Iowa College of Law
Boyd Law Building, Iowa City, IA 52242
Len Sandler: email@example.com
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.
The Hite Law Group
701 Loyala Ave, Ste. 403 N.O., LA 70113 (504)
Nicholas J. Hite firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Corinne Green, email@example.com
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.
Portland Legal, LLC
P.O. Box 8585 Portland, ME 04101
Zack Paakkonen, Esq. firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides sliding scale and sometimes pro bono legal services for a variety of transgender legal issues.
FreeState Justice, Inc.
231 E. Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21202
Laura DePalma, Managing Attorney, email@example.com
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
Amanda J. Hackett firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides sliding-scale LGBT-focused immigration and asylum legal services.
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition
PO Box 960784 Boston, MA 02196
Alexis Edwards email@example.com
Advocacy and community-building organization with an ID Project to assist with name and gender marker changes.
Community Health Awareness Group
1300 W. Fort St. Detroit, MI 48226
Offers help with the name change process along with a variety of programming to support the trans community.
Gender Justice Minnesota
550 Rice St. St. Paul, MN 55103
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.
2577 W Territorial, St. Paul, MN 55114
Phil Duran, Legal Director, Health Care Access firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides legal information and advocacy around discrimination, identity documents, and public/private insurance coverage and appeals, as well as systems-change work with State and local agencies.
Volunteer Lawyers Network Community Clinic
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.
Metro Trans Umbrella Group
438 N. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63130
Sayer Johnson email@example.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
Kathy Wysack-Rood firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Mary Olson email@example.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
Provides services around ID documents and discrimination
Gender Justice Nevada
401 S. Marlyand Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89101
Steven K. firstname.lastname@example.org
Provide name and gender change assistance and transgender advocacy.
Transgender Allies Group
316 California Ave., Ste 149 Reno, NV 89509
Brooke Mylath, President email@example.com
Do not currently serve clients for name and gender change work, but can refer to legal aid that will.
Garden State Equality
40 S. Fullerton Ave., Montclair, NJ 07042
Aaron Potenza, firstname.lastname@example.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
Brett Figlewski, Legal Director email@example.com
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.
Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico
149 Jackson St. NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87108
Adrien Lawyer, Co-Director firstname.lastname@example.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
Nathaniel Lukas Redekopp email@example.com
The New Mexico Immigrant Law Center (NMILC) provides legal assistance to low-income immigrants facing deportation, asylum seekers, and unaccompanied minors.
Advocacy for LGBT Communities Clinic, Cornell Law School
Law school clinic that includes assistance with name and gender marker changes, often for incarcerated individuals.
Kristen Prata Browde, Browde Law, P.C.
Provides legal assistance in family law, divorce and civil litigation, and other areas. Provides free legal services for name changes.
LGBTQ Law Project, New York Legal Assistance Group
7 Hanover Square, 18th Floor New York, NY 10004
Lorenzo VanNess firstname.lastname@example.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.
Milo Primeaux, Esq.
P.O. Box 665, Dansville, NY 14437-0665
Milo Primeaux, Esq., email@example.com
Represents transgender clients with name changes, and LGBTQ+ clients who have experienced discrimination in employment, education institutions, healthcare and health insurance, housing, access to credit, and places of public accommodation. Sliding-scale fee available for clients who demonstrate financial need.
Peter Cicchino Youth Project, Urban Justice Center
40 Rector St., 9th Floor New York, NY 10006
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mik Kinkead, Prisoner Justice Project, email@example.com
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.
LGBT Rights Project, Empire Justice Center
1 W Main St, #200 Rochester, NY 14614
Provides direct legal services to low-income LGBTQ individuals across Upstate New York and Long Island (outside of New York City), 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, firstname.lastname@example.org
South Brooklyn Legal Services Cathy Bowman, 718.237.5571, cbowman@sbls,org
Bronx Legal Services Jack Newton, 718.928.3691, email@example.com
Queens Legal Services Jose Abrigo, 347.592.2288, firstname.lastname@example.org
Staten Island Legal Services Lorilei Williams, 718.233.7480, email@example.com
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.
Connie J. Vetter, Attorney at Law
1208 The Plaza Charlotte, NC
Wills and estate documents, name changes, gender marker changes, adoptions, surrogacy, and adult guardianship.
Law Offices of Annelise Nininger-Finch
6325 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC, 27615
Ali Nininger-Finch firstname.lastname@example.org
Assists with name and gender marker changes on a sliding scale. Also provides expungement services, help with small business and nonprofit startup issues, judicial bypass/waiver, domestic violence protective orders, and limited criminal defense.
Freedom Center for Social Justice
4921 Albemarle Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205
Provides support for trans communities across North Carolina.
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.
Name and Gender Change Legal Clinic, Equitas Health / TransOHIO
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
Scott E. Knox email@example.com
Provides legal services for discrimination issues and name and gender marker changes.
Basic Rights Oregon
310 SW 4th Ave., Ste. 300 Portland, OR 97204
Provides information and referrals for name and gender marker changes and other legal support.
1132 SW 13th Ave. Portland, OR 97205
Jazz McGinnis, Lab and Trans Services Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Provides name and gender marker change assistance in Oregon.
Garden of Peace Project
P.O. Box 174 Homestead, PA 15120
Michael David Battle, Executive Director email@example.com
(Trans)ition Project provides assistance with name and gender marker change paperwork.
1315 Spruce St, Phila, PA 19107 267.235.4570
Julie Chovanes, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
21 S. 12th St., 13th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107
Thomas W. Ude, Jr., Legal and Public Policy Director email@example.com
Legal Help Desk: firstname.lastname@example.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.
LGBT Law Clinic, University of Puerto Rico School of Law
PO Box 23349, UPR Station San Juan, PR 00931
Nora Vargas Acosta email@example.com
TransAction South Dakota
PO Box 91614, Sioux Falls, SD 57106
Runs a name and gender change clinic throughout the state to assist with updating legal name and IDs.
Rubenfeld Law Office, P.C.
2409 Hillsboro Rd., Ste. 200 Nashville, TN 37212
Abby Rubenfeld firstname.lastname@example.org
Practices family law, contract law, criminal law, personal injury, and LGBT law.
Collective Justice Legal Group, P.C.
2045 Evelyn Ave, Memphis, TN 38104
Lucas Cameron-Vaughn email@example.com
Representation for TGNC community members including civil rights matters related to education, employment, housing, immigration, and family law on a flat fee, sliding scale, or pro bono basis.
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
Throughout Texas including Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, the Rio Grande Valley, and San Antonio
Kelsey Snapp: firstname.lastname@example.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.
Katie Sprinkle: email@example.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
GEAR is dedicated to empowering transgender people through advocacy, support and medical services.
Trans Legal Aid Clinic Houston
Lou Weaver, http://louweaver.com, firstname.lastname@example.org;
Fran Watson, email@example.com
Daney De La O, firstname.lastname@example.org
Trans Name and Gender Marker Project
Student-run project of the Mithoff Pro Bono Program at Texas Law (University of Texas School of Law).
Rainbow Law Free Clinic
Utah Pride Center. 255 East and 400 South in Salt Lake City
Provides free legal assistance for name and gender marker changes the 2nd Thursday of every month from 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm.
1010 N. Thompson St. Richmond, VA 23230
Trans Programs Coordinator Jen Gallienne, email@example.com
Collaborates on semi-annual name and gender marker change clinic and provides advice and support.
Runs a legal clinic that offers services for any civil legal issue facing LGBTQ community members.
Lavender Rights Project
2425 6th Ave S, Seattle WA 98134
Dusty LaMay firstname.lastname@example.org
Direct legal services by and for trans and queer communities, including harassment, discrimination, all transgender related legal care, health access, family law, divorces, estate planning, employment discrimination and adoptions. Services are all cost free or sliding scale based on income.
Fairness West Virginia
303 Washington St. West Charleston, WV 25302
Andrew Schneider, Executive Director email@example.com
Provides information, support and referrals for name and gender marker changes.
GLAD- Legal Advocates and Defenders for the LGBTQ Community
18 Tremont Street, Suite 950 Boston, MA 02108
Jennifer Levi: firstname.lastname@example.org
J.D. Melendez: email@example.com
Henry Thomas: firstname.lastname@example.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
Matthew Skinner, Executive Director email@example.com
Offers multiple regular legal clinics. Serves NJ and NY.
Southern Poverty Law Center
400 Washington Ave. Montgomery, AL 36104
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.
LGBT & HIV Project, ACLU
125 Broad St., 18th Floor New York, NY 10004
Chase Strangio, Attorney firstname.lastname@example.org
National LGBT Task Force
1325 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20005
Victoria Rodriguez-Roldan, Trans Civil Rights Project: email@example.com