Creating transgender equality, one person at a time.

Transcend Legal helps people get transgender-related health care covered under insurance.

We also help transgender people in New York get their name & gender legally recognized.

  • Transcend Legal at the Philadelphia Trans Health Conference
  • Noah Lewis with members of the Transcend Legal team after receiving the Arthur S. Leonard Award
  • Christopher Czerwonka and Noah Lewis at Hofstra transgender health CLE
  • Noah Lewis speaking at Creating Change 2017.
  • Cecilia Gentili, Ida Hammer and Noah Lewis at the first Transcend Legal board meeting

What's health care have to do with coming out?

Noah Lewis, Executive Director of Transcend Legal, makes the connection between coming out as trans and needing health care.

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Internships & Volunteering

We welcome applications from law students for term-time internships, pro bono projects, and clinical placements. Please download the job description for more information.

We also welcome applications from undergraduates or volunteers who are interested in assisting with tasks such as research or social media. Please a resume and cover letter describing your skills and the type of work you are interested in.