Legal Aid for Educational Law Matters
This post explains how to seek publicly supported legal help with educational law issues like discrimination, special education needs, and judicial review. It defines legal aid when it is available, and the types of assistance it provides. To be considered for legal aid for educational matters, you must contact Civil Legal Advice. You will be assigned to a specialist education advisor if you are thought to be qualified for legal assistance. If your case is eligible for legal aid, the specialist will gather additional information and, if necessary, give you documentation to confirm your financial eligibility for legal aid. If your case is eligible for legal aid, you may be able to get assistance under the 'Legal Help' scheme.