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Pat Bath
Director of Communications
The Legal Aid Society
199 Water Street
New York, NY 10038


If you are in need of legal assistance and live in New York City, please call 212-577-3300 to receive information in English and Spanish how to access our services. The Legal Aid Society provides free legal services to low-income New Yorkers in the five boroughs of New York City in the areas of housing, immigration, benefits, family law, employment law, criminal defense, child protection and juvenile rights.