The LGBTQ Legal Clinic provides free legal services specifically designed to address the needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and couples. Volunteer opportunities are available as clinic attorneys or support staff, community education and publicity, developing new clinic materials, and leadership opportunities are available for those with additional time. The LGBTQ Legal Clinic is organized by the QLaw Foundation and is one of the King County Bar Association’s Neighborhood Legal Clinics.
QLaw / LGBTQ Legal Clinic
1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:00–8:30 PM
Seattle Counseling Services
1216 Pine Street, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98101
Volunteers are asked to volunteer once every 6-8 weeks for at least one year.
Sign Up to volunteer at the Legal Clinic!
1. Fill out a KCBA Pro Bono Services Volunteer Application online: http://www.kcba.org/pbs/volunteer_app.aspx
2. Select the Neighborhood Legal Clinics under the program
3. Write “interested in QLaw clinic” in the comments section.
The education subcommittee is responsible for collecting resources for the legal clinic attorneys and clients. In addition the subcommittee provides educational outreach to the broader community, including panels about legal issues impacting our community.
The publicity subcommittee is responsible for advertising the clinic to ensure that clients are aware of the clinic. This includes creating a public presence through print and online advertising. Members of the publicity subcommittee can be attorneys or non-attorneys. Most of the publicity subcommittee meetings are monthly call-in meetings.
To join a subcommittee, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also share this information with anyone who might be interested in volunteering.