Health Law Advocates

Filed Under: Legal
One Federal Street
5th Floor
Boston, ma 02110
Phone: 617-338-5241
Toll-free: 855-218-2519
Who to Contact
Intake Paralegal

Health Law Advocate (HLA) provides high-quality, free legal assistance to income-eligible Massachusetts residents having difficulty accessing health care or health insurance coverage. HLA also provides legal assistance to consumers with unaffordable medical debt. HLA represents individuals and litigates class-actions and impact cases.

HLA specializes in:

  • Challenging denials of health insurance enrollment (commercial and public insurance)
  • Fighting denials of coverage for specific health care services (commercial and public insurance)
  • Protecting patients from illegal medical billing and collection practices
  • Obtaining access to health care through state agencies and school systems, especially for children

Please click here for information about seeking legal assistance from HLA.


Requirements & Restrictions
  • Resident of Massachusetts
  • Income eligibility under 2021 Federal Poverty Level (FPL) guidelines
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Last updated December 8, 2021


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