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New York Clinics

Benjamin N. Cardozo
School of Law

Securities Arbitration Clinic
55 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
(212) 790-0200, x6646
(212) 790-0256 (fax)

Elizabeth Goldman, Director

Investors should contact the clinic to see whether they fall within the clinic's eligibility guidelines.

Brooklyn Law School
Securities Arbitration Clinic

One Boerum Place
Brooklyn, NY  11201
(718) 780-7994
clinics@brooklaw.edu

Joel Bernstein, Adjunct Professor
Mark Arisohn, Adjunct Professor

Each request will be considered on an individual basis to see if the law school can help.

Cornell University Law School
Securities Law Clinic
Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853 
(607) 254-8270

William A. Jacobson, Director

Investors should contact the clinic to see whether they fall within the clinic's eligibility guidelines.

Fordham University
School of Law

Securities Arbitration Clinic
33 West 60th St., 3rd Floor
New York, NY  10023
(212) 636-6934

Paul Radvany, Director

Each request will be considered on an individual basis to see if the law school can help.

New York Law School
Securities Arbitration Clinic
185 W. Broadway
New York, NY 10013
(212) 431-2338

Howard S. Meyers, Director

Investors should contact the clinic to see whether they fall within the clinic's eligibility guidelines. 

Pace Univ. School of Law
John Jay Legal Services
Investor Rights Clinic
80 North Broadway, Ste. 404J
White Plains, NY 10603
(914) 422-4333

Elissa Germaine, Supervising Attorney

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Your household’s annual income should not exceed $100,000.
  • Your claim should not exceed $100,000.
  • You should not have any major assets (e.g. vacation homes; other non-retirement investments) except your home, your car and the investments that led to the losses in dispute.
  • You should be a resident of New York State now or have been a resident of New York State when the disputed transactions occurred

In certain circumstances, JJLS will make an exception and consider representing investors who do not meet all of the criteria listed above.  If you have not already contacted other attorneys or a lawyer referral service, we may ask you to do so.

St. John's University
School of Law

Securities Arbitration Clinic
8000 Utopia Parkway, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11439
(718) 990-6930

Christine Lazaro, Acting Director
Francis J. Facciolo, Assistant Director

The claim cannot exceed $100,000

The potential client cannot have any major assets except their home and car.

They must have consulted three attorneys, who have declined to represent them or a legal referral services certifies they are unlikely to obtain representation on a contengency basis.

Preference will be given to senior citizens and New York State residents.

Annual income and net worth must be within a certain range. SAC will exercise discretion and flexibility based upon individual circumstances regarding annual income, claim amount and net worth.

Syracuse University
College of Law

Securities Arbitration Clinic
MacNaughton Hall, Suite 306
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-4582

Gary Pieples, Director

Each request for representation will be considered individually to determine eligibility in terms of household income and amount of claim. Clinic may waive eligibiligy guidelines if investor cannot obtain legal representation.

For more information see What to Know When You Invest, Securities Arbitration and Consumer Law Clinic Syracuse University College of Law