Legal Referral Service

Sponsor/Parent Agency:The Association of the Bar of the City of New York and The New York County Lawyers' Association.
Address:42 West 44th Street New York NY 10036
Telephone(s):(212) 626-7373 (212) 626-7374 (Spanish)
Fax:(212) 575-5676
World Wide Web: http://www.abcny.org/LRS/index.htm


The Legal Referral Service provides referrals for those seeking well-screened qualified lawyers. Approximately 30 percent of callers to the LRS are referred to a lawyer. The remainder of the calls are referred to social service agencies and other resources, or are handled by providing the caller with basic legal information.


Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Admission Requirements/Documents:

Telephone screening-no in person or walk in visits.

Fees/Methods of Payment:There is no cost for a referral.

Services Offered:Legal CounselingLegal Education/Information
Languages Offered:Spanish