In the fall of 2014, The Hon. Jonathan Lippman, then-Chief Judge of the State of New York, conducted four public hearings to assess the extent and nature of unmet civil legal services needs in all parts of the State in order to recommend to the Legislature and the Executive the level of public resources necessary to meet those needs. Transcripts of these hearings are available below.
Appellate Division, September 22, 2014
Telesca Center For Justice, September 29, 2014
Staten Island, September 30, 2014
Court of Appeals, October 6, 2014