GET LEGAL HELP
The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGaL) provides several legal services to the LGBT community. We receive 2000 requests each year from people facing diverse legal issues.
Fill out the form below and tell us more about your legal matter. The information you provide us will help us in assessing your case. Once you submit the form, you will receive an email instantly advising you on what to expect next.
However, please be advised, that the information you provide below do not establish a lawyer-client relationship between yourself and the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York.
After we receive your request, we will assess your legal matter and then contact you.
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Have you previously contacted us before?
The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York provides several legal services to the community such as free walk-in clinics throughout New York and New Jersey, a Helpline, an online legal help platform and several others. You may have contacted us before through one of these venues. To process your request faster and assess your case more efficiently, please answer the following questions accurately.
Have you been to an LGBT Bar Association walk-in clinic (or any affiliated clinics) before?
Have you contacted the LGBT Bar Association Helpline?
If you have contacted us through our Helpline previously and/or attended one of our free walk-in clinics and you would like to discuss your request further, please request a callback by clicking here or call our Helpline.
The following questionnaire contains demographic information and is used for statistical purposes so that we can better serve the needs of the community. In addition, income information assists us in making appropriate referrals, and lawyers in our network might consider your income to determine eligibility based on their predetermined criteria.
Tell us more about your legal matter
Choose the best option that best describes why you are submitting this request
If you are seeking a free initial consultation to understand your legal issue, please visit to learn more about the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York's free walk-in clinics throughout New York and New Jersey. At any of our clinics, you will have the opportunity to talk with a Volunteering Attorney about your legal matter.
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To reach LeGaL's Helpline, call (212) 353-9118 and provide all the information listed below. Please speak clearly and slowly, and repeat your call-back number.
Your first and last name
Your phone number
Your email address
A brief description of your legal problem