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Staunton TIES Pop-Up: Name and Gender Marker Change Clinic

  • 24 Aug 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Emmanuel Episcopal Church 300 W Frederick St, Staunton, VA 24401
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  • For law students. If not a registered VEBA law student member, you must use your .edu email address to verify eligibility.
  • For those who have attended a VEBA Name and Gender Marker Change CLE in the past 2 years
  • For those who have attended a VEBA Name and Gender Marker Change CLE in the past 2 years


Join VEBA volunteers for a day of service working with the trans community in coordination with Equality Virginia's TIES Pop-Ups!

CLE and training for the clinic will be offered beginning at 12:00 p.m., with 2 hours of interactive Virginia MCLE credit anticipated. The clinic runs from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The clinic will assist clients with name change applications, petitions for gender marker changes, birth certificate corrections, DMV and social security record updates, DD214s (military discharge records), and answering related legal questions. 


Please enter the building via the lower level Washington Street entrance, which is clearly labelled as “Accessible Entrance.”

Parking & Transportation: Free parking is available in the side streets surrounding the church. You can click here for a map and detailed travel directions 

Accessibility: Two ADA-accessible parking spaces are located on Washington Street, and another one is on Frederick Street at the intersection with Washington Street. To enter the building, please use the accessible entrance on the lower level from Washington Street. An accessible bathroom is located just inside the entrance. All areas used for the conference are accessible either by ramps or an elevator.

Reviews from previous CLEs/Clinics:

"Thank you SO MUCH for these clinics. I'm proud of the VEBA and the wonderful work we do to help trans and non-binary folks navigate the paperwork minefield." --Law Student, 2018

"I learned so much and had such a great, meaningful experience--thank you for doing this!!" --Lawyer, 2017

"Thank you for your part in putting on such a fantastic clinic." --Law Student, 2017

"This continues to be one of my favorite clinics. Thanks!" -- Attorney, 2018

What clients say:

"I am very appreciative that this service exists."

"It was wonderful to have this service available to us! Hats off to all of the volunteers!" 

“The legal clinic was a godsend. I didn't know what to expect and I was blown away. I left with an exact list of what and when I needed to get things done to do a name and gender change for my teen.”

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