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NYLAG Fights For Fair & Equal Access to Justice
We are a leading civil legal services organization combatting economic, racial, and social injustice that impede on a person’s most basic human needs. Our services are free and accessible.
Combatting social, racial, and economic injustice
News & Resources
During this crisis, NYLAG is here for you. We compiled resources on policy changes, new court procedures, and practice area updates. We also provide ways to contact us for help.
After being denied services, children with disabilities are facing illegal and harmful delays in getting hearings to fight for the services they need. NYLAG has brought forward a class action lawsuit to correct this.
people impacted by our services last year
community sites across NYC where we offer services
housing & foreclosure cases resulted in thousands of people keeping their homes
immigration cases handled last year, from asylum claims to deportation defense
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More News & Resources
NYLAG’s Tuozhi Lorna Zhen authors op-ed for Bloomberg Law discussing how racism and implicit biases negatively impact the perceived credibility of domestic violence survivors.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic, scams—particularly online scams—have been on the rise. If you or your loved ones use the internet, it is important that you are aware of the eight most common scams.