In the fall of 2013, 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.
Court of Appeals, September 17, 2013
Appellate Division, September 19, 2013
Queens, October 1, 2013
Buffalo, October 3, 2013