In a potentially precedent-setting case, Veterans Clinic students work to help LGBTQ widower secure VA benefits

Larry Vilord and Rhett Chalk

Members of the Veterans Legal Clinic at Harvard Law School are representing a same-sex widower in his appeal before the VA and in federal court in a potentially precedent-setting case.

Ordering LGBTQ protections

The White House Lit in Rainbow Colors

Alexander Chen ’15, founding director of the LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic at Harvard Law School, on the significance of the Biden administration’s executive orders providing protections for LGBTQ people, the danger of backlash, and the work that still needs to be done.