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You can speak to our staff if you have any questions about legal aid or your legal aid applications


General enquiries about legal aid

0845 122 8686

Enquiries about financial eligibility for legal aid

0131 240 2082

Enquiries about payment of contributions or other debts

0131 240 1993

Enquiries about clawback

0131 240 1998

Our staff can help you with your questions about legal aid but they cannot provide you with legal advice.

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18, May, 2017

Upcoming research with people who have used the Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO)

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11, May, 2017

Annual update on the Quality Assurance Scheme for Criminal Legal Assistance

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08, May, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Child-Centred Legal Practice in The Children’s Hearing System

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08, May, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Getting Sibling Contact Right

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