ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Low-income New Yorkers can get free legal advice next week during the statewide Pro Bono Week held by the state Bar Association.
The services will be provided at various locations statewide from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29.READ MORE: Reports: Mets, Max Scherzer Agree To Record 3-Year, $130 Million Deal
Bar Association President Vincent E. Doyle says the week shows how lawyers can make a difference in the lives of lower income New Yorkers.
The services will include tenants’ rights, helping draw up wills and getting veterans benefits.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
The first Pro Bono Week was in 2009.
Sites of events are available on the New York State Bar Association’s website here.MORE NEWS: 19-Year-Old Hurt In Brooklyn Shooting; No Arrests Yet, NYPD Says
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