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
A judge has vacated Chin’s convictions after determining he is a survivor of trafficking. Meaning his convictions have been erased as if they never happened. But ICE is still holding Chin behind bars. We believe the best course of action is pausing contact...
As Roxsana’s Health Failed, Hospital Log Reveals ICE Officers Were Tasked with Securing Her Restraints
TLC and the Law Office of R. Andrew Free Announce Filing of Federal Tort Claim Act complaint Against DHS, CBP, and ICE Today Transgender Law Center (TLC) and the Law Office of R. Andrew Free announced they filed a Federal Tort Claim Act (FTCA) complaint...
TLC joins a number of civil rights group in opposing the legislation, denouncing it as an affront to existing civil rights protections. Read our joint statement here.Today the "Fairness for All" Act was introduced in the House. This bill is led by...