The extension of urgent financial help for all businesses has been announced by government, but the Law Society warned that the legal sector must not fall through the cracks.
Defence practitioners are on the verge of ‘extinction’, the Law Society president warned today.
John Bottomley explains what the criminal legal aid crisis means for junio
The criminal justice system is on the brink of collapse after a decade of underfunding and needs urgent intervention, a Law Society report ha
The Law Society has published figures today revealing that 184 local authorities in the UK have no publicly funded legal advice fo
Non means-tested legal aid funding for inquests would encourage safer practices as well as allow families to be represented, argues Alic
Scrap Legal Aid Agency and replace it with an independent body, repor
Having witnessed ugliness and hope during her two months as an intern with a New Orleans Public Defenders Office, Lucie Boase brings back a slice of US attorneys’ passion for justice to share wit
Social housing tenants must be treated with dignity, not dismissively, urges Russel