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How do I find a solicitor who is registered to provide civil legal assistance? 

You can only apply for legal aid through a solicitor. The Scottish Legal Aid Board does not provide legal advice.

The solicitor may work in:

The solicitor must be registered with SLAB in order to provide legal aid funded services.

To find a solicitor or search the register of civil legal aid solicitors:

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Legal Aid News

09, Mar, 2018

Four new Board members appointed and two reappointed

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08, Mar, 2018

Easter, May Day and Spring Bank holiday office opening and payment dates

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28, Feb, 2018

SLAB welcomes publication of legal aid review report

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30, Jan, 2018

Research with people who have received criminal legal assistance

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03, Nov, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

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