Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Greater New York
New York, NY 10003
Village Voice's Description
This membership organization for the LGBT legal community works to promote advancement of its members, foster pro-bono work and advocacy, advance community work toward equal rights, and encourage gay friendly judicial appointments. LeGaLas foundation funds a free weekly walk-in clinic at the Lesbian and Gay Community Service Center as well a new Low Income Law Clinic that gives lawyer referrals, with the aim of matching up needy clients with free lawyer services whenever possible. Also check this group out if youare a law student: it runs occasional mentoring and sponsorship programs.