Cultural Competency: Working with LGBT Clients - NYLAG Training

Wednesday July 10

  • By: New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    New York Legal Assistance Group
    7 Hanover Square
    18th Floor
    New York, NY
  • Contact:
    Lana Kleiman
    New York Legal Assistance Group
  • Website:

This training will cover LGBT 101 basics, such as terminology, the difference between gender identity and sexual orientation, techniques for interviewing your clients in a culturally competent way and the unique legal needs in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. Recent developments in the law, both state and federal, that affect the LGBT communities will also be discussed.

The training is free.


Virginia Goggin, Esq. & Elizabeth Cukor, Esq.

Training participants coming from outside NYLAG must pre-register at

  • CLE Credit Comments: 1 Professional Practice Credit; 0.5 Ethics Credits