New York State Resources

Statewide Organizations

Appellate Division, First Department Assigned Counsel Program
Appellate Division, First Department Office Of Attorneys For Children
Appellate Division, Second Department Assigned Counsel Program
Appellate Division, Second Department Attorneys For Children Program
Appellate Division, Third Department Assigned Counsel Program
Appellate Division, Third Department Office Of Attorneys For Children
Appellate Division, Fourth Department Assigned Counsel Program
Appellate Division, Fourth Department Attorneys For Children Program
Brennan Center For Justice, New York University School of Law
Campaign for an Independent Public Defense Commission
Federal Public Defender, Northern District of New York
Fund For Modern Courts
Law Help NY
New York State Association of Counties [NYSAC]
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers [NYSACDL]
New York State Defenders Association [NYSDA]
Prisoners Legal Services Of New York

County and Local Organizations

Albany County Public Defender
Allegany County Public Defender
American Civic Association [Immigration Assistance in Broome and Tioga Counties]
Bronx County Assigned Counsel Program
Bronx Defenders
Brooklyn Defender Services
Broome County Public Defender
Cattaraugus County Public Defender
Cayuga County Assigned Counsel Program
Center For Appellate Litigation
Center For Court Innovation
Center For Family Representation
Chemung County Public Defender
Chenango County Public Defender
Child Welfare Organizing Project
Child Welfare Watch
Clinton County Assigned Counsel Program
Columbia County Public Defender
Cortland County Public Defender
Delaware County Assigned Counsel Plan
Dutchess County Public Defender
Erie County Assigned Counsel Program
Essex County Public Defender
Franklin County Public Defender, Conflict Defender and Assigned Counsel
Fulton County Public Defender
Genesee County Public Defender
Greene County Public Defender
Hamilton County Assigned Counsel Plan
Herkimer County Public Defender
Jefferson County Public Defender
Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo - Public Defender Unit
Lewis County Public Defender
Livingston County Public Defender
Madison County Public Defender
Monroe County Public Defender
Monroe County Conflict Defender and Assigned Counsel
Montgomery County Public Defender
Nassau County Assigned Counsel Defender Plan
Nassau County Legal Aid Society
Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem
New York City - Legal Aid Society
New York County Assigned Counsel Program
New York County Defender Services
Niagara County Public Defender
Office Of The Appellate Defender
Oneida County Public Defender
Onondaga County - Assigned Counsel Program
Onondaga County - Hiscock Legal Aid Society
Ontario County Public Defender
Orange County Legal Aid
Orleans County Public Defender
Oswego County Assigned Counsel Plan
Otsego County Public Defender Office
Rensselaer County Assigned Counsel Plan
Rockland County Public Defender
St. Lawrence County Public Defender
Saratoga County Public Defender
Schenectady County Public Defender Office
Schoharie County Legal Defense Of Indigents Office
Schuyler County Public Defender Office
Seneca County Public Defender
Steuben County Public Defender
Suffolk County Assigned Defender Plan
Suffolk County Legal Aid Society
Tioga County Public Defender
Tompkins County Assigned Counsel Plan
Ulster County Public Defender
Warren County Assigned Counsel Office
Washington County Public Defender Office
Wayne County Public Defender
Wyoming County Public Defender
Yates County Public Defender

Statutes

County Law 18-B
Executive Law Article 30
Family Court Act Section 262
State Finance Law 98-b

Reports and Other Documents

History of Public Defense In New York State: New York Civil Liberties Union, undated
Task Force on Family Court - Final Report January 2013; New York State Bar Association, January 2013
Standards And Criteria For The Provision Of Mandated Representation In Cases Involving A Conflict Of Interest; NYS Office of Indigent Legal Services, July, 2012
Report On Resource Sharing - New York State Bar Association's Committee To Ensure Quality Mandated Representation; March, 2012
State Of The Judiciary 2012; Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman, February 14, 2012
Accessing Justice: The Availability And Adequacy Of Counsel In Immigration Proceedings; Study Group On Immigrant Representation, December, 2011
The Legacy Of John Adams: A Challenge For New York; Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman's Law Day 2011 Address
State Of The Judiciary 2011; Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman, February 15, 2011
Revised Standards For Providing Mandated Representation; New York State Bar Association, 2010
Analysis Of The Indigent Legal Services Fund Maintenance Of Effort Provisions; New York State Defenders Association; March, 2009
How The Indigent Legal Services Fund Functions: A Preliminary Data Analysis; New York State Defenders Association; April 28, 2008
Final Report To The Chief Judge Of The State Of New York; Commission On The Future Of Indigent Defense Services (Kaye Commission), 2006
Status Of Indigent Defense In New York: A Study For Chief Judge Kaye's Commission On The Future Of Indigent Defense Services; The Spangenberg Group, 2006
Equal Protection Denied In New York To Some Family Law Litigants In Supreme Court; Elardo, Robert M.; Fordham Urban Law Journal, 2001
Assigned Counsel Compensation IN New York: A Growing Crisis: NYS Unified Court System, January 2000
Manhattan Criminal Arraignment Study: Final Report; Burton, Angela O., April, 1995