Why The Center?

You have a choice when it comes to selecting a lawyer to assist you with your legal matter. The mission of the Women’s Legal Advocacy Center of the Triad is to bring high quality legal services to women and families in a relaxed, and accepting environment. At the Center, you will find an advocate who cares, listens, and will fight hard for you, and your rights. Everyone deserves a fighting chance!

WLAC Triad envisions a world where the rights of the people include ALL OF THE PEOPLE.

Core Values:
As your attorney advocate, WLAC Triad will fulfill its mission by:

  • Delivering cost-effective, high quality legal counseling and representation;
  • Being Client centered;
  • Transparent billing;
  • Earning your trust, respect, and loyalty;
  • Always being accessible and responsive to Clients; and
  • Handling Client needs with honesty, integrity, fairness, compassion, courtesy and diligence.

Gia is a member of the American, North Carolina, and Greensboro Bar Associations; is a member of the NAACP; and a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society, and the Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity.

Your. Rights. Matter. Period.

Attorney Advocate, Gia Gaster


Who We Are

WLAC-Triad is more than just a law firm, it is a center dedicated to the legal rights of women and families. As it grows, the hope is to offer a large array of services, including workshops, seminars, a legal rights series, roundtable discussions, and especially, a mobile office that can come to the people of North Carolina.
Currently, The home office of WLAC-Triad is conveniently located in the Guilford Building in downtown Greensboro, NC.

WLAC-Triad: fighting for and protecting the interests of women and families

Before returning to school in 2012, Attorney Advocate, Gia Gaster drove a school bus for children with special needs in Guilford County. She has had a life long commitment to serving her community.

Gia attended Guilford College in Greensboro, NC, earning a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in Peace and Conflict Studies, and Community Building. She focused her studies on mediation, conflict resolution, pre-law, religious studies and community building. After graduating in 2016, Gia attended the Elon University School of Law, also In Greensboro, NC. While at Elon Law, Gia worked full-time in the Elon Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic for a full trimester. She also focused on Immigration studies, Family law and Health law. She earned her J.D. in December, 2018 in the top half of her class, and passed the North Carolina Bar Exam in February, 2019.

After swearing into the North Carolina State Bar, and the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, Gia has been doing immigration work, drafting wills and special needs trusts, participated with “Lawyer on the Line” with Legal Aid, and worked for a personal injury law firm in Greensboro, NC, doing personal injury, wrongful death, negligence, and other issues. Gia is compassionate, fair, and nonjudgmental; she is driven, and always gives 100% in everything she tackles.

During her free time, Gia enjoys music, hanging out with her family and friends, barbecuing, and bourbon tastings.


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