The Hiscock Legal Aid Society promotes the fundamental right of every person to equal justice under the law by providing high quality legal assistance to individuals and families in need in Onondaga County and the surrounding region.
The Hiscock Legal Aid Society strives to ensure that no one in our community is denied justice because of a lack of means.
Programs and Services
Representation is provided for adults in Onondaga County Family Court for “mandated cases” in which NYS law requires the assignment of counsel to those who cannot afford an attorney. Learn more
Representation is provided in a wide variety of legal immigration matters, including but not limited to naturalization, family reunification, humanitarian based relief, asylum, adjustment of status, special immigrant juvenile status, and Violence Against Women Act cases. Learn more