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Civil Legal Advice

Area serviced:
Nationwide
Telephone:
0845 345 4 345
Opening times:
Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 8.00 pm, Saturday 9.00 am to 12.30 pm
Who is it for:
Anyone seeking any legal advice
Languages:
Community Legal Advice has a free translation service available in 170 languages.
How to apply:
Phone Helpline/Email/Text
Sector:
Public

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In the common law, legal advice is the giving of a formal opinion regarding the substance or procedure of the law by an officer of the court (such as solicitor or barrister), ordinarily in exchange for financial or other tangible compensation.
Legal aid helps with the costs of legal advice for people who can't afford it. Legal aid is available for many types of civil legal problem. A civil legal case is one in which you have a dispute with a person, company or other organisation.