ID Please: Quick Guide to Changing Federal Identity Documents

This is the quick-guide version of our comprehensive resource, ID Please: A Guide to Changing California & Federal Identity Documents to Match Your Gender Identity. This quick guide includes the information you need for changing records with the Social Security...

Identity Documents Legal & Policy Work

Legal Work Identity Documents ID DocsMott v. Kansas Dept of Health and Environment Transgender Law Center, along with co-counsel Irigonegaray and Associates and Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, PC, represented Stephanie Mott in a lawsuit challenging the state of Kansas’s...

Changing Legal Identity Documents in California

Your Name: WHAT MAKES YOUR NAME “LEGAL”? Your legal name is the identity by which you are officially known. Your birth name is a legal name because it is on your birth certificate and is used on all of your legal documents. There are technically two ways to change...