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How do I get a court-appointed attorney in a criminal case?

Attorney Search
Look up contact information for an attorney by name and get address and phone number

Suffolk County Bar Association  
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Legal Aid
Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County, Inc.
John P. Cohalan, Jr. Courthouse
400 Carleton Ave, 4th Floor
Central Islip, NY 11722
District Court: (631) 853-5212, Fx: (631) 853-4336
Family Court: (631) 853-4343
Children's Law Bureau: (631) 439-2450
Riverhead Office: (631) 852-1650
[email protected]

Assigned Counsel Defender Plan 

Nassau/Suffolk Law Services
Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee Inc. or "Law Services" is a non-profit, community based poverty law program which provides legal assistance in civil (non-criminal) matters to low-income people throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties in New York State.

Senior Citizens Law Program at Touro Law Center Program
Free legal services provided to qualified Suffolk County Residents 60 years or older, including Landlord/Tenant, Senior, Subsidized & Section 8, Town Code Violations/Taxes
(631) 761-7470
225 Eastview Drive, Central Islip, NY 11722
Fax 631-761-7089 •

Women's Law Initiative - NY
For victims of domestic violence. How to get a restraining order, statutes, and domestic-violence resources.

New York State Defenders Association

Empire Justice Center

Legal Hand Call-In Center 
Available by telephone, email, text, chat, and video. Services are free without eligibility requirements

Community Legal Help Project
Free legal information and referrals to Suffolk County residents at the Brentwood Library, Middle Country Library, Patchogue-Medford Library, and Half Hollow Hills Library
• (631) 822-3272

Do you need CourtHelp?
More forms, references, FAQs provided by the NYS Courts.

see also the
in the Public Access Law Libraries in Central Islip and Riverhead