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NY Crime Victims LEGAL HELP New York State

Connecting Crime Victims with Civil Legal Assistance

Our Advisory Committee

The New York Crime Victims Legal Network is guided by an Advisory Committee, whose expertise and feedback has been invaluable in the design of this online resource and additional resources and tools planned for late 2018 and 2019 to support victims through the Network. 

Current members and representatives

  • Joseph G. Fazzary, Schuyler County District Attorney
  • Susan Gagnon, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York
  • Lisa Gerritse, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
  • Rachel Halperin, Legal Services of the Hudson Valley
  • Katelyn Primomo Millwood, The Legal Project
  • Robin Marable, Legal Assistance of Western New York
  • Pat McGrath & John Zonitch, Neighborhood Legal Services
  • Karen Nicolson & Molly White, Center of Elder Law & Justice
  • Rural Law Center of New York
  • Emily Waters, The Safe Center, L.I.
  • Lauren Deutsch, Worker Justice Center of New York
  • David Young, Disability Rights New York
  • Charlotte Watson, NYS Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts

Past members and representatives

  • Lisa Frisch, The Legal Project
  • Rochelle Klempner, New York State Unified Court System
  • Lew Papenfuse, Worker Justice Center of New York
  • Julie Ross, Rural Law Center of New York