Do Solicitors still do legal aid?

Do Solicitors still do legal aid?

If your case is criminal, you should ask your solicitor or barrister if you can get legal aid. Once you’ve left the police station, any legal aid you can get will be based on your income. You can find a legal aid solicitor on the Law Society website.

Does legal aid have to be repaid?

Under s43B(1) of the Act a court or tribunal may order a private legal practitioner to repay to Legal Aid NSW the whole, or part, of any money paid by Legal Aid NSW to the practitioner.

Where can I talk to a lawyer for free?

LawAccess NSW LawAccess NSW is a free government telephone service that provides legal assistance for people who have a legal problem in NSW. They can provide you with information about your legal problem and contact details for services that might be able to assist you.

Where can I ask for advice online?

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Can I ask a lawyer questions for free?

Ask A Lawyer is a free offering on Lawyers.com where consumers can ask legal questions and seek answers from our extensive network of attorneys. Attorneys can spend as little or as much time as they want answering Ask A Lawyer questions. There is no commitment to a set number of questions to be answered.

How do I ask for free legal advice?

If you need help over the phone start by calling the free legal help line, LawAccess NSW, on (cost of a local call from within NSW). The person you first speak to won’t be a lawyer but they can point you in the right direction.

What is free lawyer called?

What is a pro bono program? Pro bono programs help low-income people find volunteer lawyers who are willing to handle their cases for free. These programs usually are sponsored by state or local bar associations.

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