Closing the Justice Gap


The NYS Access to Justice Commission recently announced that Suffolk County was chosen to pilot a local strategy approach to closing the justice gap. NSLS has been invited to participate and we are ready for the challenge!

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore addressed the Access to Justice Law School conference where the announcement was made on May 18, 2017.

Below, Helaine Barnet, Chair of the Permanent Commission on Access to Justice


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