Walk-In Legal Clinic

PWJC’s Walk-In Legal Clinic offers free legal assistance for domestic violence, sexual assault, and elder abuse victims and survivors. Consultations with an attorney are available Monday-Friday during normal business hours (9am-5pm). Our staff can assist you by reviewing legal documents, explaining the applicable law and pointing out the legal options specific to your situation. If appropriate, we will refer you to other PWJC programs or community partners for further representation and support services.



Some of our services include:

  • Drafting and filing family offense, custody, and child support petitions
  • Skype orders of protection
  • Multilingual services
  • NYS Office of Victim Services information
  • Through our community partners – on-site safety planning & counseling


Clinic attorneys provide counsel and advice about:

  • Orders of Protection
  • Custody/Visitation
  • Child & Spousal Support
  • Divorce
  • Immigration
  • Consumer Debt
  • Advanced Healthcare Directives
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Wills
  • Voluntary Guardianship
  • Public Benefits
  • Housing

*You may receive also a referral to PWJC’s legal programs for ongoing representation

For Information and Assistance, call our main line during normal business hours

Monday - Friday at  914-422-4069


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