Keeping trans and gender nonconforming people
and fighting for liberation.
Who we are
Transgender Law Center is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people.
Grounded in legal expertise and committed to racial justice, we employ a variety of community-driven strategies to keep transgender and gender nonconforming people alive, thriving, and fighting for liberation.
Black LGBTQIA+ Migrant Project (BLMP)
Through our organizing and movement-building programs, we assist, inform, and empower thousands of individual community members a year and build towards a long-term, national, trans-led movement for liberation.
In The News
Ahead of Trans Day of Remembrance on November 20th, leaders of Transgender Law Center’s Black Trans Circles program urge allies to trust and resource Black trans women in addressing violence.“Black trans women have the solutions to violence, and we must be...
In Sweeping Attack on Lives of LGBTQ People and People Living with HIV, HHS Gives Green Light to Discriminate
Today the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that they are stripping nondiscrimination protections, including protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity, in all HHS grants, which are composed of taxpayer dollars. The new proposal...
Newly released records reveal CBP and ICE’s failure to provide Roxsana Hernandez with necessary medical care Today Transgender Law Center (TLC) and the Law Office of R. Andrew Free released to the public documents received from Immigration & Customs Enforcement...