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Principal Sums

Contact subject

Email

Direct Dials

Clawback, expenses in clawback cases and hardship applications principalsums@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2006
0131 240 2141
0131 240 1949
0131 240 2142


Accounts

Team

Contact subject or person

Email

Direct Dials

Assistant managers Eileen Grant and Karen Shaw manager.accounts@slab.org.uk
Accounts Support support.accounts@slab.org.uk
Civil Accounts A&A civilaa.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2160
0131 240 1938
0131 240 1899
A&A Immigration immasylum.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2052
Mental Health mentalhealth.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1939
AWI accounts children.awi.accounts@slab.org.uk
Civil civil.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1927
0131 240 1932
0131 240 2028
0131 240 2160
Criminal Accounts Solemn & Summary detailed criminal.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1922
0131 240 2189
0131 240 2033
0131 240 2186
0131 240 2684
0131 240 2188
Summary Fixed fee or Duty Accounts summaryfixed.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2180
0131 240 2182
A&A and ABWOR criminal.aa.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1926
0131 240 2180
Children’s Accounts children.awi.accounts@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2195
0131 240 2061
0131 240 1931
Steven Carrie, Accounts Specialists Counsel fees/accounts general carriest@slab.org.uk


Collections Unit

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Email

Direct Dials

Collections of contributions, expenses and other payment collections@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2065
0131 240 1993
0131 240 1994
0131 240 1885
0131 240 2698
07918 334878
07918 334882


Technical Support

Contact subject

Email

Direct Dial

Technical help with any Legal Aid Online issues online@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2037


Applications

Team

Contact subject or person

Email

Direct Dials

Criminal Sanctions, appeals and Parole Board increases criminalapplications@slab.org.uk 07918 334811
07918 334797
07918 334807
Summary criminal applications and transfers criminalapplications@slab.org.uk 07917 588538
07917 587374
07917 581701
07917 588546
Criminal A&A & ABWOR applications & increases; police station advice; Solemn criminal applications criminalapplications@slab.org.uk 07917 588545
Duty plans criminalapplications@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1945
Kingsley Thomas, Head of Criminal Legal Assistance thomaski@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2085
A&A Out of hours urgent increase line 07711 424344
Civil A&A A&A verification: A&A grants & financial verification civil.aa.verification@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2150
07918 334817
07918 334819
A&A Increases civilaa.childrens@slab.org.uk 07768 249763
07917 581687
07917 586659
07917 581699
07918 334816
Civil Legal Aid Legal merits, SU & post-grant application merits@slab.org.uk 07917 587150
07917 581700
07917 581697
07918 334803
07918 334804
07918 334815
07918 334814
07918 334812
Registration of applications & Form 2 verification civilaccess@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1983
0131 240 1999
0131 240 1944
0131 240 2168
0131 240 2096
Financial assessment: Form 2 assessment financial@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2082
0131 240 2151
0131 240 2157
0131 240 2158
0131 240 2159
Children’s Legal Aid All Children’s applications civilaa.childrens@slab.org.uk 07768 249763
07917 581687
07917 586659
07917 581699
07918 334816

Assisted Person Investigations

Contact subject

Email

Direct Dials

Enquiries regarding applicant financial circumstances apinvestigations@slab.org.uk 0131 240 2045
0131 240 1957
0131 240 2047
0131 240 2048
0131 240 2046


Compliance Audit

Contact person

Role

Email

Direct Dial

Chris Coutts Compliance Administrator SolicitorInvestigations@slab.org.uk 0131 240 1946


Switchboard

Contact subject

Email

Direct Dial

General enquiries General@slab.org.uk 0131 226 7061