Research publications

Published Research

Monitoring Legal Services

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SLAB Monitoring Report 2017 1 MB | 25 March 2019 PDF 1 MB 25 March 2019

Legal Aid Provision

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Policy Patterns - Response to Findings 142 KB | 26 March 2012 PDF 142 KB 26 March 2012
Recruitment and Retention of Lawyers - Full Findings Report 2 MB | 26 March 2019 DOC 2 MB 26 March 2019

Stakeholder Engagement

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Solicitor Contact Line (SCL) Client Survey 2016 - Research Briefing 317 KB | 26 March 2016 DOCX 317 KB 26 March 2016
Solicitor in the Children's Hearings System - Full Research 2 MB | 26 March 2016 PDF 2 MB 26 March 2016
Solicitor in the Children's Hearings System - Executive Summary 809 KB | 26 March 2017 PDF 809 KB 26 March 2017
PDSO Client Satisfaction Survey - Report 853 KB | 26 March 2017 PDF 853 KB 26 March 2017
Civil Legal Aid Applicants Survey - Findings Report 2 MB | 26 March 2017 PDF 2 MB 26 March 2017
Making Advice Work - Evaluation Report 1 MB | 26 March 2017 PDF 1 MB 26 March 2017
Criminal Applicant Survey - Research Briefing and Topline Results 300 KB | 26 March 2018 PDF 300 KB 26 March 2018
Civil Solicitor Survey - Findings Report 449 KB | 26 March 2018 PDF 449 KB 26 March 2018
Criminal Solicitor Survey - Findings Report 464 KB | 26 March 2018 PDF 464 KB 26 March 2018
Child Contact Dispute - Findings Report 1 MB | 26 March 2019 PDF 1 MB 26 March 2019

Improving Operations

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Children's Legal Aid - Review 70 KB | 26 March 2008 PDF 70 KB 26 March 2008
LAOL 2010-11 - Research Briefing 64 KB | 26 March 2011 PDF 64 KB 26 March 2011
Law Accountants Research Briefing 92 KB | 26 March 2011 PDF 92 KB 26 March 2011
Verification of Eligibility for Advice and Assistance 157 KB | 26 March 2012 PDF 157 KB 26 March 2012

Alternative Dispute Resolution

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International Literature Review of Alternative Dispute Resolution 381 KB | 25 March 2019 DOCX 381 KB 25 March 2019
Appendix 3 OFT 2010 ADR Redress Map (Scotland Only) 152 KB | 25 March 2019 PDF 152 KB 25 March 2019
Appendix 2 Mediation Services in Scotland 86 KB | 25 March 2019 PDF 86 KB 25 March 2019
Appendix 1 SLAB Survey of ADR 156 KB | 25 March 2019 PDF 156 KB 25 March 2019
Overview Report of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Scotland 397 KB | 25 March 2019 DOCX 397 KB 25 March 2019