Monthly Archives: February 2016

NYLPI signs on to Letter to Mayor

NYLPI recently showed their support towards banning the use of commercial polystyrene foam in a 50+ organization letter to Mayor de Blasio.

Posted in Environmental Justice, Recent News

Letter to the Editor

NYLPI‘s own Katie Rosenfeld, Legal Director, and Maureen Belluscio, Disability Justice Staff Attorney, write a Letter to the Editor of the New York Times responding to a February 6th article about the homeless young adults of New York.

Posted in Features, Recent News

Disability Justice Program Director

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Program Director – Disability Justice New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI), a nonprofit civil rights law firm committed to advancing equality and civil rights, seeks a dynamic Director to lead its Disability Justice program. The Disability Justice Program seeks

Posted in Job Opportunities

Development Associate

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Development Associate New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI), a nonprofit civil rights law firm committed to advancing equality and civil rights, seeks a dynamic Development Associate to join its team. The Organization For nearly 40 years, NYLPI has

Posted in Job Opportunities

Environmental Justice Senior Staff Attorney

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Senior Staff Attorney Position – Environmental Justice New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI) is seeking applications for a Senior Staff Attorney position in the Environmental Justice program. The Senior Staff Attorney will be dedicated to NYLPI’s mission of

Posted in Job Opportunities

Pro Bono Success!

Imagine x Inspire x Innovate Foundation (I3F) aims to address the root causes of conflict in fragile and post-conflict countries by connecting business students and young entrepreneurs to create employment opportunities and rebuild communities. Michael Goon and Marcelo Mottesi of

Posted in Pro Bono Clearinghouse, Pro Bono Shoutouts, Recent News

NYLPI Honors Moynihan, Savarese at 2016 Luncheon

NYLPI proudly recognized Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz Litigation Partner John Savarese at our February 11 Law & Society Luncheon. We are honored to fight for the greater good alongside such powerful and influential members of

Posted in Event, Features, Law and Society, Press Release, Recent News

Pro Bono Success!

Dawei Ni of O’Melveny & Myers LLP assisted Global Action for Trans Equality (GATE), an organization that works to respect and celebrate gender diversity around the world, incorporate and obtain tax-exempt status!

Posted in Features, Pro Bono Clearinghouse, Pro Bono Shoutouts, Recent News

NYLPI’s Work on UndocuCare Profiled in NY1

Staff Attorney Sarika Saxena and some of her clients were recently profiled on a NY1 segment discussing the limitations of Emergency Medicaid, and the importance of seeking immigration benefits for eligible individuals.

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Posted in Campaign, Features, Health Justice, Immigrant, Recent News

Demographics are Integral to Health Coverage

HJ Director Laura Redman discusses how important it is to provide demographic information for NYS healthcare enrollment.

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Posted in Campaign, Features, Health Justice, Immigrant, Recent News