Legal Resources

Legal Resources for the LGBTQ+ Community

The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York

Focused on the greater New York metropolitan area, LeGaL is dedicated to improving the administration of the law, ensuring full equality for members of the LGBT community, promoting the expertise and advancement of LGBT legal professionals, and serving the larger community.

Location(s): 601 West 26th Street, Suite 325-20, New York, NY 10001


New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

NYLAG’s LGBTQ Law Project, founded in 2008, exists to protect and expand the rights of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community and to provide services that meet the unique legal needs of low-income LGBTQ New Yorkers.

Location(s): 7 Hanover Square, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10004


Sylvia Rivera Law Project

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project works to guarantee that all people are free to self-determine gender identity and expression, regardless of income or race, and without facing harassment, discrimination or violence.

Location(s): 147 W 24th St, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011


Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund

Committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts

Location(s): 20 West 20th Street, Suite 705, New York, NY 10011