Attorney Resources

Attorney Resources

Here are some useful guides for attorneys providing legal services for members of the LGBT community.

Walk-in Clinic Guides


Immigration Resources


Brooklyn Defender Services – Family Defense Practice

CAMBA – Family Support, Legal Services (Domestic Violence Services)

Center for Family Representation

Legal Aid Society – Family/DV Practice

Legal Services NYC (multiple locations) – Family Law & Domestic Violence

Discrimination and Employment

Center for Constitutional Rights

Make the Road New York – Expanding Civil Rights

New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU)

New York City Human Rights Commission

NYLAG – LGBT Law Project


Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Legal Aid Society – Employment Law Unit

Legal Services NYC (multiple locations) – Employment Law & Workers' Rights

MFY Legal Services – Workplace Justice


Center for Constitutional Rights

Legal Action Center – Criminal Justice

Legal Aid Society – Criminal Defense Practice, Parole Revocation Defense, Prisoners Rights Project

Civilian Complaint Review Board (NYC)

New York City Anti-Violence Project (AVP) – Report Violence

Public Benefits

Bedford-Stuyvesant Community Legal Services – Social Security, SSI/Disability, Unemployment Insurance

Community Health Advocates program at CSSNY

Housing Conservation Coordinators – Legal Services (Public Benefits Issues)

Housing Works – Legal Support (Access to Public Assistance)

Legal Aid Society (multiple services below)

Legal Services NYC (multiple locations) – Government Benefits

Saint John’s Bread & Life – Benefit Acquisition, SNAP (Food Stamps) Services

Wills, Trusts, & Estates

Housing Conservation Coordinators – Legal Services (End of life directives)

Housing Works – Legal Support

NYLAG – LGBT Law Project, Total Life Choices (TLC)

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