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You as plaintiff can file and proceed by yourself.

Civil Gideon? I hope so.

Is Housing Step One Toward Establishing Civil ‘Gideon’? Andrew Denney, New York Law Journal August 10, 2017    As Mayor Bill de Blasio prepares to sign a bill to ensure that all tenants in housing court have legal counsel, several … Continue reading

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Finding a pro bono lawyer for Housing Court

A valuable article for anyone who can’t afford to hire a lawyer, or doesn’t feel competent about handling his own landlord-tenant dispute in Housing Court. Source: Poverty Justice Fellows Fight for Tenants in Housing Court | New York Law Journal

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Two more bad lawyers, two more disbarrments

Okay, let’s get control of ourselves. There is not a recent epidemic of thieving lawyers. This is not a Dickens novel. Maybe I’ve just been reading the wrong, i.e., right news–The New York Law Journal. Before I read their abstracts, … Continue reading

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