Legal Assistant

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About Transgender Law Center: Transgender Law Center is the nation’s largest organization dedicated to advancing the rights of transgender and gender non-conforming people. We work to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression. We envision a future where gender self-determination and authentic expression are seen as basic rights and matters of common human dignity. We pursue a multidisciplinary approach to advocacy, including nationwide impact litigation, policy advocacy, public education, and a legal helpline that serves nearly 2,500 people each year. Our legal and policy work focuses primarily on issues of economic justice and health care access, with a secondary focus on the range of other issues affecting the transgender community including prisons, school safety, and immigration. You can learn more about our work at

About the position: The Legal Assistant will work at the heart of a movement of transgender people and allies, collaborating to change laws, policies, and attitudes to ensure that we can all live as our authentic selves. The Legal Assistant will primarily provide administrative support for the organization’s impact litigation and policy advocacy work, and will also support the Detention Project’s volunteer prison mail program.

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