Center for Elder Law & Justice

About Center for Elder Law & Justice

Center for Elder Law & Justice (CELJ) is civil legal services agency in Buffalo, New York, serving eight Western New York counties. Since 1978, we have provided comprehensive free legal services to the community’s seniors, people with disabilities and the low income population. Our services help people maintain the essentials of life- access to health care, securing safe and affordable housing, protective services to remain free from violence, and access to sufficient income to improve their overall quality of life. We are an unrestricted provider and engage in impact litigation, as well as direct client services. Our mission is to use the legal system to help their clients live independently and with dignity.


Legal Intern

August 2016 - December 2016 Buffalo, NY
“Lots of legal experience and a good overview of the field I am interested in.”

Legal Intern

June 2018 - July 2018 Buffalo, NY
“I liked that I had a variety of diverse tasks, rather than a few monotonous ones. Because of this I was able to learn a lot about the legal public sector field.”
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