"Justice is indiscriminately due to all, without regard to numbers, wealth, or rank." -John Jay
Established in 1964, The Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County provides zealous holistic criminal defense, family defense, and social work assistance to Suffolk County residents who are in need of legal support, but are unable to afford it. As public defenders, our focus centers on the well-being of our clients, legal and otherwise. Through both courtroom advocacy and community awareness, The Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County strives to safeguard the rights of the indigent- the same rights that we all hold dear- thus bringing to life the justice and fairness to which are all entitled.