Tuesday May 21
Basic Fair Hearing Advocacy

This basic training covers substantive fair hearing rights and procedures including:  best practices when and how to request a fair hearing; appellant rights; fair hearing procedures; preparing for a fair hearing; and what to do after the hearing.  This training is ideal for those new to or interested in assisting clients in Public Benefits matters.

  • When
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location
    Legal Services NYC - Central
    40 Worth St., 6th floor
    New York, NY 10013

  • CLE Credits
    Skills: 2.00
    Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
  • Format
    Traditional Live Classroom
  • Practice Area(s)
    Public Benefits
  • Price: $150

About the Faculty

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    Denise Acron (Speaker)

    Denise Acron is a Supervising Attorney at Manhattan Legal Services where she leads the Government Benefits Unit. In this role, she supervises a team that litigates on behalf of low income clients in federal, state, and city courts concerning government benefits issues. Manhattan Legal Services, which is part of Legal Services NYC, the largest civil legal services provider in the country, fights poverty and seeks racial, social, and economic justice for low-income New Yorkers. Raised in San Diego, California, Denise graduated from Columbia University with honors and Wake Forest University School of Law.