Free legal help (LE)

What is covered?

Free legal support if you are based in England or Wales

Barristers can:

  • Represent you in any court/tribunal
  • Give legal advice in a meeting or over the phone
  • Give legal advice in writing
  • Draft documents such as skeleton arguments

The support is provided by: Advocate


Important information about time and eligibility restrictions, as well as further requirements:

Help is not guaranteed because we rely on volunteers.

We cannot provide legal help to:

  • People with a deadline less than three weeks away (but exceptions if imminent risk)
  • People who qualify for legal aid
  • Anyone who can afford the legal help they need
  • People who have legal expenses insurance covering the problem they need