Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is 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.

TLDEF Pro Bono Partner Reed Smith Challenges Pennsylvania's Discriminatory Name Change Law on Behalf of Three Transgender Women

TLDEF Pro Bono Partner Reed Smith Challenges Pennsylvania's Discriminatory Name Change Law on Behalf of Three Transgender Women

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) Pro Bono partner Reed Smith today filed a court challenge to Pennsylvania's name change law. Attorneys at Reed Smith became aware of the need to bring this challenge after prior transgender clients referred by TLDEF were denied name changes under the unjust law.... more