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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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He said: "At our height during my term as principal, the law centre could afford to employ up to five lawyers who specialised in different backgrounds, with adequate full-time clerical support.
New Zealands network of community law centres, who operate out of more than 140 locations across the country, have today received a much needed boost, says Labours Justice spokesperson Jacinda Ardern.
Michael Bates and his team from > The Birmingham Community Law Centre, in Sparkbrook
Law Centre director Sue Bent said: "We are thrilled to have been selected as finalists in the Legal Aid Firm/Not For Profit Agency category.
But Michael Bates, who worked at the unit for 17 years, was determined to see it replaced and has now set up the new Birmingham Community Law Centre.
The Law Centre, a registered charity, is based in the city centre and provides specialist legal advice in social welfare law.
In order to commemorate our 30th birthday we are looking for notable stories, photos, reports, documents and so on from both people who have benefited from Newcastle Law Centre and who worked at the centre.
Numerous people have cause to thank the Vauxhall Law Centre for there help.
The management committee say only a few rooms were affected and and the centre was open as normal yesterday Staff have move next door which is also owned by the law centre.
Cardiff Law Centre in Adamsdown provides a free legal aid service for housing and immigration problems, and was one of the first law centres to be set up in the UK more than 30 years ago.
Mike Dailly, at the Govan Law Centre, is developing rights for homeless hostel occupiers and new environmental remedies to tackle dampness and noise nuisance with test cases currently before the Supreme Court in Scotland.
The initial component of the master plan, a law centre and foundation offices designed by Hallen Custers Smith; was completed at the end of last year.