Legal Services

Legal Services offered by


The Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn, Ltd. (FIAO), an IRS 501©3 not for profit organization, offering community based legal services. We offer a range of legal services to help you resolve your legal issues quickly and easily. From immigration to family law, our team of expert attorneys are here to assist you every step of the way. These legal services are offered free of charge.

Come to a Free Clinic.

Stress Free

Legal issues can be stressful and costly, but with our free clinic, you can get the advice you need without breaking the bank. Don’t let legal worries keep you up at night, take advantage of this opportunity to get help.


Free Legal Clinic

First and third Thursday of every month. No appointment needed.
2 PM – 5 PM

It’s Confidential

Legal issues can be stressful, but with FIAO’s confidential setting, you can get the guidance and support you need without worrying about your privacy. Ask questions and get the legal help you need to protect yourself, your family, and your business.

Get the legal help you need in a safe space.

FIAO Services

Support Offering

FIAO’s high quality services empower all residents by providing information, assistance, counseling and/or referral to government agencies. These services include assistance in all of the following items listed below.

  • Access-A-Ride
  • Adjustment of Status
  • (I-130, I-131, I-485, I-864, I-765)
  • Adult Mental Health Counseling
  • Birth, Marriage & Death Certificate Translations
  • Citizenship & Immigration Applications (N-400)
  • Counseling
  • Epic Medicare Part D
  • General Questions & Referrals
  • HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) Applications
  • Immigration Renewal of Residency Card (I-90)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare Savings Program
  • Public Assistance
  • Renewal of American Passport
  • SCHE (Senior Citizen Homeowner Exemption)
  • Section 8 Applications & Renewals
  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

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