Charlie Arrowood, Counsel, Name Change Project

Charlie Arrowood

Charlie Arrowood (they / them / theirs) is of counsel to TLDEF's Name Change Project. They manage the Name Change Project's advocacy efforts, develop materials, and assist the Program Manager with training and education and developing pro bono law firm partnerships. In their private practice, they primarily provide transition-related direct legal services to transgender clients, including name and gender marker change assistance and guidance regarding health insurance coverage.

Charlie is Chair of the LGBTQ Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association, a member of the National Trans Bar Association, and previously served as the Director of Name & Gender Recognition at Transcend Legal. They are a parent of two and graduate of Tulane University (B.A. History, 2009) and New York Law School (2013).

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Updated on Aug 12, 2020