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Latest News

 

Friday, May 10, 2019

VACANCY: Solicitor, Legal Services department

We are looking for a solicitor to join a small team within the Legal Services department to provide in-house legal services.

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Friday, May 03, 2019

Yasmean Malik fined for legal aid fraud

Yasmean Malik pled guilty to legal aid fraud on 1 May 2019 and was fined £450 in Aberdeen Sheriff Court.

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Monday, Apr 01, 2019

Payment timetables - Easter and May holidays

The timetables for payments to the profession over Easter and the May holidays have been finalised.

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Monday, Apr 01, 2019

Chair and three board members re-appointed by Minister

Ash Denham MSP, the Minister for Community Safety, has approved the re-appointment to the board of the Chair, Ray Macfarlane, and three members, Tim McKay, Marieke Dwarshuis and Paul Reid.

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Friday, Mar 08, 2019

SLAB welcomes new legal aid advisory panel

The Scottish Legal Aid Board's Chief Executive Colin Lancaster and board member Raymond McMenamin have been appointed to the Scottish Government's legal aid advisory panel.

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Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018

Annual Report 2017-18 published

The Scottish Legal Aid Board’s annual report for 2017-18 published today shows that the total cost to the taxpayer of legal assistance in 2017-18 was £124.4m, down from £135.7m in the previous year.

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Friday, Oct 19, 2018

Make payment to us online through SLABPAY

he secure portal allows you to make either partial or full payment.

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10, May, 2019

VACANCY: Solicitor, Legal Services department

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03, May, 2019

Yasmean Malik fined for legal aid fraud

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01, Apr, 2019

Payment timetables - Easter and May holidays

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01, Apr, 2019

Chair and three board members re-appointed by Minister

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08, Mar, 2019

SLAB welcomes new legal aid advisory panel

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