Legal Assistance

ACLU of Michigan: glbT Project,  , 60 W Hancock St, Detroit, MI (313)578-6800 

The Name Change Project.

  • Provides free legal name change services to transgender people.

Christian Montesinos Esq., Attorney.  AVANTI LAW GROUP, PLLC , , 

  • 600 28th St. SW, Wyoming, MI  49509, (616) 257-6807 - Office, (616) 257-8501 - Fax

  • Holland, MI Location, Midtown Center, 96 W. 15th St., Suite 105, Holland, MI 49423, (616) 392-4687 - Office

Detroit Legal Services, 

Nicholas D’Aigle, Attorney at Law - Divorce, Family, Estates, 328 S. Saginaw St, Flint, MI 48502, (810) 238-5003

Lavender Legal Services, Grand Rapids,

  • Megan Smith Jovanovic, Principle Attorney,

    • Greetings! I'm your welcoming, affirming, local attorney. I can help with wills and trusts, small business and nonprofit formation, uncontested divorce, name changes, expungements, landlord tenant issues, and more. I specialize in serving our LGBTQ+ community. And if I can't help, I love connecting you with someone who can. Connect at or Initial 15 minute zoom consultations are free.

Rudy Serra, 1023 Parker St, Detroit, MI, 313-331-RUDY,, fax: 313-331-4792. 

Nettlow and Lynett, P.C., 4190 Telegraph Road Suite 3000, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302, Phone (248) 644-9884,

  • Deborah Lynett,

  • This law firm specializes in LGBT Estate Planning including probate law, wills, trusts, family law, and Medicaid planning.

Elder Law of Lansing, Michigan ,1-877-GLBT-LAW or 1-877-452-8529.

  • has received grant money for a GLBT legal hotline.


LGBTQ+ Support and Advocacy Organizations Go to Groups/Organizations



National Transgender Library & Archive, Labadie Special Collections, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. 

  • The Labadie Collection is a special collection of social protest materials covering a wide variety of subject matter, including approximately 400 of the National Transgender Library & Archive serial titles (journals, magazine, newsletters, periodicals, newspapers, etc.). The NTL&A is a repository for books, magazines, films, videotapes, journals and newspaper articles, unpublished papers, photographs, artwork, letters, personal papers, memorabilia, and ephemera related to the transgender and transsexual condition.  The NTL&A is believed to be the largest catalogued collection of transgender-related materials in existence. Julie Herrada, MSLS, Curator, Labadie Collection, Special Collections Library, 711 Hatcher Library South, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1205, 734-764-9377,



CrossDressShow, 38, Lo Fai Road, Tai Po, New Territories, 999077 (Hong Kong), 85255380012

Curvaceous Lingerie, Old Town Lansing, 513 E. Grand River Ave, Lansing, MI 48906, 517-881-8466,


Eve's Secret Garden of Lingerie, 1880 Pipestone, Benton Harbor, MI 49120, 616-926-7229.

  • Hours are Tues-Fri Noon to Six and Sat 11 to 5.


Lil More than a Handful, G3497 Flushing Rd, Flint, MI 48504-4203, (810) 733-0842 


Wishes & Kisses,


See also corsetry