Our Work

Name Change Project

TLDEF's Name Change Project connects low-income trans and non-binary people with pro bono attorneys to assist with legal name changes. Apply today!

Impact Litigation

In partnership with state and local organizations, we represent transgender and non-binary clients in precedent-setting lawsuits around the country. Our clients are people who have experienced discrimination and are seeking not just justice for themselves, but to change the law to prevent future discrimination against others. Read more...

Public Education

TLDEF provides education on transgender rights. Check out TLDEF's latest appearances and trainings.

Trans Health Project

The Trans Health Project takes a comprehensive, systematic approach to expanding access to transgender-related health care by educating affected individuals about their legal rights; cultivating a robust movement to achieve health care equity; expanding enforcement of existing legal protections; and driving clinical policy changes among insurance carriers. Read more...

Updated on Jun 4, 2020