We offer free advice, short-term service, referrals, municipal legal education and comprehensive representation in a variety of legal matters. The Albany office of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York provides civil law services to low-income residents of Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer and Schenectady counties. Please call our Albany office (local) (518) 462-6765 or (toll free) 1 (800) 462-2922 or visit our website at www.lasnny.org for more information about our services, special projects, self-help resources and how to contact each office. In addition, our Private Counsel Participation Program works with local private lawyers who represent our clients voluntarily and free of charge in cases such as name changes, divorce, bankruptcy, wills and living wills, evictions or consumer protection. 16. December 2021 On Wednesday, the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York received a $2.4 million grant to help people stay home. The term “unprecedented times” has often been used to describe the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, but for Keenya Bemis, the terms isolating and worrisome are more appropriate. Legal Aid of Northeastern New York has offices in Albany, Amsterdam, Canton, Plattsburgh and Saratoga Springs and serves 16 counties. Special projects vary by office and county. Join our supporters in our annual campaign, endowment, FESA and more. With the help of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York (LASNNY), Rebecca Thompson`s claim for benefits was accepted and they significantly improved her life, as many of us take for granted.
Christine came to the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York and was introduced to attorney Stuart Thalblum, together they were able to ensure the stability of her family that she hoped for. The generous financial support LASNNY receives from lawyers, corporations, foundations and the public demonstrates strong support for our mission and the services we provide to the community. Look at the direction of the Justice for All campaign here. We also offer services through our many special projects, including the Office for Aging – Warren County, New York (518) 548-8101333 Glen StreetGlens Falls, NY 12801.