Legal Assistance Program


Legal Aid Society of Northeastern NY
100 Court Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Tel: (518) 563-4022
Fax: (518) 563-4058
Toll Free: (800) 722-7380
Contact: Peter Racette, Deputy Director
Hours: Monday - Friday 
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Free legal counseling in a variety of civil areas specializing in special education law for students with disabilities; rights of the mentally ill; disability claims; public entitlements; land/tenant problems; family problems; consumer issues; unemployment; compensation issues and protection and advocacy for the disabled and mentally ill. North Country residents who have the need for free legal services.  Serving the needs of the disabled, low income and victims of domestic violence.