Online Legal Resources

On-Line Resources about Transgender Law

American Civil Liberties Union Lesbian and Gay Rights Project Transgender Law page
The ACLU works to include gender identity in nondiscrimination laws and brings impact lawsuits to change biased laws against transgender people in employment, schools and public accommodations.

Immigration Equality
Transgender immigrants face a broad array of legal issues, from obtaining legal status to securing immigration documents that correctly reflect their identity.  This manual combines two dynamic areas of law – transgender civil rights, and immigration law. Immigration Equality and the Transgender Law Center are incredibly proud of the work that went into this manual and it is our hope that it will help everyone navigating this unique area of the law: Immigration Law and the Transgender Client

Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund
Lambda Legal's transgender rights work expands and defends protections for transgender people under federal, state and local laws and other policies. We promote respect and fair treatment of transgender people.

National Center For Lesbian Rights
NCLR is proud to have been the first LGBT legal organization to launch a Transgender Law Project, which later became an organization in its own right, the Transgender Law Center. Today, we are a national leader in shaping transgender law, and our Legal Director is recognized as a leading architect and visionary of the transgender rights movement.

National Lawyer's Guild San Francisco Transgender Know Your Rights Manuals & Toolkit

Transgender Law and Policy Institute
We are a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in our society. The TLPI brings experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality.

Transgender Law Center, San Francisco
The Transgender Law Center (TLC) is a civil rights organization advocating for transgender communities. Every day we connect transgender people and their families to technically sound and culturally competent legal services, increase acceptance and enforcement of laws and policies that support California's transgender communities, and work to change laws and systems that fail to incorporate the needs and experiences of transgender people.