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2018 Justice for All Kickoff Thursday, September 20th

Please Join Us, Campaign Co-chairs: E. Stewart Jones, Jr. and Thomas J. O’Connor, for the Justice For All Campaign  2018 Annual Kickoff Event on Thursday, September 20   Fort Orange Club, Albany, 5:30-7:30 pm * Open Bar  * Hors d’oeuvres  * Live Music   Complimentary to members of 2017-18 JFA … Read More …

LASNNY on The Health Beat

Alexis Kutski talks about the Medical-Legal Partnership between St. Peter’s Health Partners, LASNNY, and Albany Law School and the benefits it has for patients/clients.   Navigating the health system can be overwhelming and sometimes patients need legal help. That’s why … Read More …

Welcome Chloe Lichtenstein

Please welcome Chloe Lichtenstein our new Independent Consumer Advocacy Network ICAN Attorney. She will be assisting individuals who are enrolled in managed care. Chloe graduated from Cornell Law School in 2014, where she first became involved in public interest law … Read More …

Welcome Seth Stone

Seth Stone serves as the Human Resources Manager at LASNNY. Previously, he was the Director of Leadership development for Grace Fellowship and prior to that was the Senior Program Manager for Professional Development at Regent University in Virginia Beach. Additionally, … Read More …

Welcome Steve Nguyen

Welcome to Steve Nguyen our new Consumer Law Attorney, who will be dealing with utility shutoffs and debt defense. Steve graduated from Boston College Law School in 2015 and worked as a Public Interest Fellow at The Legal Aid Society … Read More …

St. Peter’s Health Partners Celebrates First Year of Offering Free Health-Related Legal Services for Eligible Patients

St. Peter’s Health Partners (SPHP) in New York’s Capital Region recognized how patients with serious medical conditions often encounter legal problems that present barriers to their recovery. For example, patients with advanced cancer may need legal assistance relating to benefits, housing, employment, … Read More …

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York increases visibility, services at new Albany center

The Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday morning for its new Center for Civil Legal Services near the intersection of Central Avenue and Henry Johnson Boulevard.   “We provide access to legal help for … Read More …

Empire State Development Announces Grand Opening Of Legal Aid Society Of Northeastern New York’s Center For Civil Legal Services

Empire State Development (ESD) today announced the grand opening of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York’s (LASNNY) new Center for Civil Legal Services at 95 Central Avenue, Albany, commemorating the occasion with a ribbon cutting and open house. … Read More …

Gray Gables Should be Shut Down

The Gray Gables apartment building here hasn’t had a certificate of occupancy since 2008, yet there are tenants there, says the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York.   Recently, on behalf of three previous tenants, the organization brought three separate lawsuits … Read More …

Justice Chambers to Moderate Event Where Eric Holder Will be Honored

Justice Cheryl Chambers, of the Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department, will preside over a New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) diversity event where former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will be honored.   Holder will be given the 2018 Hon. … Read More …