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If you need to reach us for legal assistance during the pandemic, here is the latest contact information

Albany Office: please call 518-462-6831. This location will check phone messages every hour.

CASH program: please call 585-900-1004

Long Island Office: please call 631-650-2306. You can also email dfriedman@empirejustice.org

Rochester Office: please call 585-454-4060

Yonkers Office: please call 914-595-0910 extension 106

Victim of Crimes Program (VOCA) numbers by region:
Rochester: 585-295-5839
Long Island: 631-650-2324
Yonkers: infoyonkers@empirejustice.org

You can also visit our Get Help page.



This page last updated April 10, 2020

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