Founded in 1973, Lambda Legal is the oldest and largest national legal organization whose mission is to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and everyone living with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, They do not charge Their clients for legal representation or advocacy, and They receive no government funding. They depend on contributions from supporters around the country.
What They Do
They select cases that will have the greatest impact in protecting and advancing the rights of LGBTI+ people and those with HIV.
They lead high-impact public education campaigns to help people exercise the rights they have and to build public support for equality.
They advocate for public policy at the local, state and federal levels to improve the lives of LGBTI+ people, people affected by HIV, and their families and allies.
If you are seeking assistance with a legal matter involving sexual orientation, gender identity or HIV, please call the Lambda Legal office in your region and ask for the Legal Help Desk.
120 Wall Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10005-3919
Western Regional Office
4221 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 280
Los Angeles, CA 90010-3512
Midwest Regional Office
65 E. Wacker Place, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60601-7245
Southern Regional Office
1 West Court Square, Suite 105
Decatur, GA 30030
South Central Regional Office
3500 Oak Lawn Avenue, Suite 500
Dallas, TX 75219-6722
Washington DC Office
1776 K Street, N.W., 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20006-2304
*This office does not staff help desk calls.