Media Contacts

Find Your State

Know the laws in your state that protect LBGT people and people living with HIV.

Lambda Legal welcomes inquiries from journalists covering our court cases and LGBT and HIV rights issues. Find the communication staff covering your region in the chart below.

If you are a member of the public seeking legal help, please contact our Help Desk for legal information.


Lisa Hardaway - Communications Director
212-809-8585 x 266
[email protected]


Tom Warnke - Media Relations Director
213-382-7600 x 247
[email protected]

Tom Warnke covers the following regions/states:

Western Region:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

South Central Region:
Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas


Jonathan Adams - Senior Public Information Officer
212-809-8585 x267
[email protected]

Jonathan Adams covers the following regions/states:

Southern Region:
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia


Graciela González - Public Information Officer
312-663-4413 x333
[email protected]

Graciela covers all Spanish-language media inquiries and the following region/states:

Midwestern Region:
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin