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Brooklyn Law School Disabilities and Civil Rights Clinic

Who We Are

The Advocates for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Clinic is a law school legal clinic at Brooklyn Law School that provides free civil legal services for individuals over 18 with an intellectual or developmental disability in Brooklyn without regard to income.

We provide assistance in a variety of issue areas including: Housing, Medicaid/OPWDD appeals, Special Education/Transition Planning, Prisoner’s Rights, Access-VR appeals, Parental Rights, Discrimination, and 17-A Guardianship.

How to Get Help

Call (718) 780-7994 Monday through Thursday between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to schedule an appointment or e-mail

Who We Serve

  • Kings (Brooklyn) County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español
Circumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Translation services are available for other languages.

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Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic

General Contact Information

Brooklyn Law School Disabilities and Civil Rights Clinic
One Boerum Place (map)
3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 780-7994
Read this in:
Spanish / Español
Last Review and Update: Dec 06, 2017

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