COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CLINIC

MAURICE A. DEANE SCHOOL OF LAW

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvide transactional (non-litigation) assistance to nonprofits and small businesses in low-income communities in and around Nassau County, with a preference for clients that contribute to social and economic justice. Clients include newly-forming businesses and nonprofits requiring start-up assistance and established entities that need help in connection with more complex issues. The Clinic’s start-up work includes: counseling concerning choice-of-entity decisions, incorporation, drafting corporate bylaws, operating agreements, shareholder agreements, and founders’ agreements applications for tax exemption and drafting, review, and negotiation of contracts. Our work for more established clients commonly involves: corporate finance and securities law, commercial leases and real estate transactions, and employment law matters. In addition, we work with some of our nonprofit clients as project counsel in support of their community-driven activities on the legal topics of greatest concern to low-income communities on Long Island: housing, jobs, environmental issues, and more. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau County, New York; Hempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York
 
Contact Information
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Contact's Name Michael Haber
Contact's Position Associate Clinical Professor of Law and Attorney-in-Charge, Community and Economic Development Clinic
Contact's Phone (516)463-4739
Contact's Email Michael.L.Haber@hofstra.edu
Physical Site Address 1 121 Hofstra University
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11549
Mailing Address 1 121 Hofstra University
Mailing City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11549
Main Phone (516)463-4739
Fax (516)463-4481
Web Address https://law.hofstra.edu/
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateDec17
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Affiliated Program: MAURICE A. DEANE SCHOOL OF LAW
This Service: COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CLINIC
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Criminal Justice and Legal Services >> Law Enforcement Community Engagement/Outreach >> Legal Issues Education/Information (X_FR-4700)
General Legal Aid (FT-3200)
Legal Representation (FP-4500)
Legal Services (FT)
Private Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-600)