The New York State Interest on Lawyer Account Fund ("IOLA") helps low income people in New York State obtain help with civil legal problems affecting their most basic needs, such as food, shelter, jobs and access to health care.

Interest Income as of April, 2016

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Click here to see an inventory of application forms.

Click here for meeting notices and webcasts.

Recent News

  • Meeting of the Board of Trustees June 24, for details click Here
  • The final Q&A portion for the GAR can be found here
  • The 2015-16 GAR instructions and forms are now available, for details click here
  • Meeting of the Board of Trustees March 16, for details click Here
  • Minutes of the Board of Trustees June 17, 2015 for details cick Here
  • Attached is the newly updated Quarterly Report Form. Please use this form for Fiscal Year 2016 and 2017. 
  • Click Here for the IOLA 2014 Annual Report

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