Where your story becomes our shared fight for justice.
NYLAG fights for fair and equal access to justice
We provide free legal services, financial counseling, and engage in policy advocacy to help people experiencing poverty. Our clients strive to build better lives for themselves, families, and communities. We are proud to join them in their fight for justice.
Our Focus Areas
We're proud to be a charity partner for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon. We invite you to join our team and run for justice on November 1st, 2020!
NYLAG’s Co-Director, Danielle Tarantolo, criticizes the DOE and justifies why this class-action lawsuit was inevitable.
On behalf of NYLAG, student advocates file lawsuit against the Department of Education's new borrower defense rule. NYLAG's Co-Director, Jane Greengold provides her statement.
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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Help us provide free legal services to children and adults in need of a lawyer.
With the pressing need in NYC to address challenges of homeless New Yorkers with serious medical conditions, the Coalition for Housing and Health and NYLAG'S LegalHealth Divison developed a model of medical respite and determine next steps.
Testimony Examining how the Department of Veterans Affairs Supports Survivors of Military Sexual Trauma
NYLAG attorney, Samantha Kubek testifies at a congressional hearing to challenge how military sexual trauma is addressed by the Department of Veterans Affairs.