Harlem Community Law Offices


  • Theresa Towers
    2090 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd.
    New York, NY 10027


  • (212) 426-3000

Area Served

  • Manhattan

Services Offered

  • In addition to providing general legal services in the areas of housing, benefits and family law, the office coordinates the city-wide Family/Domestic violence practice and participates in the outreach site-based Single Stop Robin Hood Foundation Initiative (please see list of sites at the end) to which clients seeking help may be referred for case intake. The office is also the site of the Legal Aid Society’s model Community Technology Center, where clients waiting to see a case handler can access the CTC website for information on their presenting problem.

Intake Procedure

  • Call for an appointment.

Special Projects

  • Family Law Unit
  • General Litigation
  • HIV/Aids Project
  • Housing Development Unit
  • Elder Law Project
  • Community Economic Development Project
  • Benefits Entitlement
  • HRA Project
  • Disability Benefits Law Project
  • Low Income Taxpayers Clinic

Outreach Sites:

  • CUCS/Community League of the Heights 500 West 159th Street
  • CUCS/St. Mary’s Church 521 West 126th
  • CUCS/East Harlem 2212 Third Avenue
  • Harlem Children’s Zone/Booker T. Washington 2059 Frederick Douglas Blvd (8th Ave)
  • Harlem Children’s Zone/Countee Cullen 271 West 144th Street
  • Harlem Children’s Zone/Employment and Technology Center 304-318 West 117th Street
  • Goddard Riverside 140 West 140th Street


  • Subway: A/C/B/D to 125th st.
  • Buses: M2/Bx15/M100/M101 to 125th St. / Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd.
  • Cross Streets:Between 124th St. & Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.