Legal Services

$205,000

Of debt expunged

For clients by Consumer Law Unit in 2020

354

New Yorkers

kept in their homes by the Foreclosure Prevention Unit in 2020

78%

Of evictions prevented

By Anti-Eviction Services in 2020

CAMBA Legal Services provides free, high-quality legal representation and advice to New Yorkers facing eviction or foreclosure, people fighting high consumer debt, immigrants and refugees seeking U.S. residency and victims of domestic violence. CAMBA serves more than 4,500 low-income people each year, working to protect their rights and promote access to justice in the civil legal system and beyond. CAMBA’s attorneys also connect clients to our programs and services, meeting their needs beyond legal aid. In 2020, CAMBA:

  • Legal services served 15,237 individuals
  • Helped prevent 78% of evictions through Anti-Eviction Services .
  • Help to expunge $205,000 worth of debt through the Consumer Law Unit.
  • Helped 402 clients submit applications including Citizenship, VAWA & DACA through the Domestic Violence and Immigration Law Units