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All solicitor updates
1 December 2021
We are seeking the views of the profession and others in a consultation launched today about how we assess financial eligibility
22 November 2021
We will be updating the keycards and relevant legal aid guidance on our website to reflect the amended regulations
Legal assistance will be available from 17 December to defend three orders relating to the Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019
19 November 2021
We are looking for a Secretarial Administrator to join the Business Support team on a permanent basis in our Glasgow Public Defence Solicitors' Office (PDSO)
8 November 2021
Updated telephone numbers on our Contact Us page to help solicitors call directly to the relevant team
4 November 2021
We were asked to extend our consultation about assessing accounts submitted by solicitors and advocates to allow some stakeholders to give it full consideration
28 October 2021
This update provides details of payment arrangements for nominated solicitors for COP26 related and non COP26 related offences
22 October 2021
Scottish Government agreed fees for nominated and duty solicitors providing advice and representation of COP26 related offences or non COP26 weekend courts.
21 October 2021
Independent research commissioned with clients of the Civil Legal Assistance Office (CLAO) and people who contacted CLAO with a civil legal problem.
20 October 2021
Claiming fees for Police Station advice with Police Scotland National Custody System Unique Reference Number now a 7 digit number instead of 6 digit number.