A study by NY Access to Justice Task Force found that 95% of litigants are unrepresented in child support and other family law cases. This means there are a lot of families in New York having to navigate the family court system and procedures with little or limited guidance.
In order to help New York families struggling with a family law issues such as divorce, custody, child support, orders of protection, domestic violence and more - LawHelp.org/NY and Legal Information for Families Today (LIFT) are collaborating to offer free legal help through the LiveHelp live chat program. This project will be one of the first collaborations in the United States of this kind and its made possible through the technical assistance of Pro Bono net.
To speak with a family law attorney for free, this is all you have to do:
Beginning June 1st there will be a family law attorney from LIFT available to chat with you on Fridays from 10-4pm. To speak with a family law attorney just visit LIFT’s homepage at: http://www.liftonline.org/
So, if you are dealing with a family law or family court issue in New York do not pass up the opportunity to chat with a family law attorney that can provide you with the information and help that you need.