Legal Resources

Find a LGBTQ-friendly attorney in the Resource Directory, understand the ways in which equal marriage has impacted LGBTQ couples in Colorado, and get support and information around reporting a hate crime.

The Center on Colfax cannot give legal advice and only provides referrals to LGBTQ-friendly attorneys and resources. The following agencies have been especially helpful to many members of the LGBTQ community.

Transgender Resource Spotlight:

CO Name Change Project

The Colorado Name Change Project has current information and forms on how to update your name and gender marker in the State of Colorado. Volunteers are also available to answer questions submitted through their website.

Transgender Resource Spotlight:

National Center for Transgender Equality

Not born in Colorado? The National Center for Transgender Equality's ID Documents Center is a one-stop hub for information on how to update your name and gender marker in all 50 states. Plus, you can also use their scorecard to see how friendly the driver's license gender change policies are in your state.