Health Law

The Health Law Unit assists individuals in need of health insurance and health care services. The practice covers a broad range of issues, including Medicaid, managed care, denials of benefits/services, access for uninsured New Yorkers and immigrants, reproductive health care, disability rights, and discrimination. Working throughout New York City with more than 30 community based organizations, the Unit provides training, technical assistance and advice on health access issues. Participating attorneys, working with experienced Legal Aid Society lawyers, provide advice and representation in all aspects of the practice.