Receives and reviews all applications for free attorney services and determines eligibility. Financial eligibility levels include: automatic eligibility for public assistance, poverty level, and inability to afford counsel. Attorneys are provided for charges including violations, misdemeanors, felonies, and appeals in criminal court, and most matters in family court.
Wesley McDermott, Supervising Attorney, Suite 223, Center Ithaca
Assigned Counsel Appeal Form
Attorney Information Form
Ex Parte Application
NYS Supreme Court Appellate Division Criminal Appeal
NYS Supreme Court Appellate Division Family Court Appeal
171 E. Martin Luther King, Jr./State Street