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law centre

an office, usually staffed by professional volunteers, at which free legal advice and information are provided to the general public.
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Community Law Centres are in part funded by the Ministry of Justice, but for more than two decades they have also received a percentage of the interest from solicitors nominated trust accounts to a Lawyers and Conveyancers Special Fund.
BIRMINGHAM Community Law Centre celebrated the end of its first year in business with an open day.
A NEW legal group has risen from the ashes of the old Birmingham Law Centre to provide free help to the city's neediest residents.
Law Centre Chairperson, Margaret Levy, said: "Law Centres were set up at a time when people understood that the less well off were still entitled to access to justice.
A PROJECT to help troubled families run by the Coventry Law Centre has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.
The casework of law centres today could be tomorrow's new rights for all.
FREE legal advice is again on offer to some of the city's most disadvantaged people after a new operation was set up to replace the axed Birmingham Law Centre.
BIRMINGHAM Law Centre, providing free legal help for residents, has closed.
The closure of Birmingham Law Centre, which provided free legal help and representation to some of the city's most vulnerable people, has been described as "a tragedy" by its patron.
COVENTRY Law Centre won nearly pounds 2million in compensation for disadvantaged clients last year.
STAFF at Coventry Law Centre have welcomed moves to protect the name with a trademark.
She visited the law centre on Friday as part of the organisation's annual meeting.