Edwards Duthie Shamash are recognised by the Legal Aid Agency as a suitable contractor to represent clients who wish to secure legal aid to bring actions against public authorities. This can include a spectrum of misconduct where individuals can be compensated for unlawful treatment.
We can assist clients in making applications for legal aid where their financial circumstances mean that they are eligible for legal aid. An applications for funding can be made to the Legal Aid Agency who will decide on funding having regard to the merits of your case and your financial circumstances.
If legal aid is not available, we can sometimes assist clients with no fee agreements.