LawWorks Clinics Network

The LawWorks Clinics Network is a nationwide network of free legal advice sessions which LawWorks supports.Clinics provide free initial advice to individuals on various areas of law including social welfare issues, employment law, housing matters and consumer disputes.

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT DEBT ADVICE: Recent changes have limited certain legal advice clinics in terms of being able to give debt advice. Please be aware of this when making contact with clinics.

Here is a list of helplines / clinics who should able to give debt advice. Please note that this list is not exhaustive, and other organisations may still be able to help.

How to find your local clinic:

To find your local clinic, type your postcode / town on the Google Map below. Once you have searched on the map, click on the title to see the LawWorks page for the clinic, or click on the website link for the external website.

You can also see a list by town / city by clicking on the links below:

London Clinics (Listed by Borough)

Clinics Outside of London (Listed by Town / City)

National Helplines / Online Help

Other Potential Avenues of Help

What happens at a clinic appointment?

Clients usually have 15-45 minutes to explain an issue and receive basic advice on the next steps to take. Some clinics may also offer to draft a letter.

What to bring to a clinic appointment?

LawWorks has developed a guide detailing the types of documents to bring to clinic sessions. Click here to download it. 

View List of Clinics in a full screen map

Please use the links below to navigate to your town / city, or enter your town / postcode in the map above.

Please note that law clinics in Scotland are supported by LawWorks Scotland

 

London Clinics (Listed by Borough)

Bloomsbury       

City University Legal Advice Clinics

Brent    

Brent CAB, Legal Advice Clinics       

Camden              

BPP Law School Legal Advice Clinics

Camden CAB - Kentish Town CAB Service Legal Advice Clinic

Camden CAB - Holborn CAB Service Legal Clinic 

University of the Arts London/Own-it Intellectual Property Clinic             

University of Law, Bloomsbury Legal Advice Centre        

Croydon

South West London Law Centres, Croydon Legal Advice Clinic     

Edmonton          

Enfield Evening Advice Service  

Enfield 

Enfield CAB Clinics

Greenwich         

University of Greenwich Legal Advice Centre

Hackney                   

Duncan Lewis Tuesday Drop In Session

East Hackney Legal & Advice Work (LAW) Kingsmead Advice Service       

Hackney Community Law Centre Dalston Pop-up Advice Shop and Advice Line

Islington              

Consultations Legal Advice Clinic

City Matrix School Exclusions Project        

Rights of Women - Various Clinics

Start-Ed City University Clinic

Kingston             

Kingston University Community Legal Advice Clinic          

South West London Law Centres, Kingston Legal Advice Clinic     

Lambeth             

Centre 70 Pro Bono Clinic

Lambeth Pop-Up Legal Clinic 

Lambeth Law Centre Legal Advice Clinic

Waterloo Legal Advice Service     

Merton               

South West London Law Centres Morden Legal Advice Clinic      

Middlesex          

Hillingdon Law Centre Legal Advice Clinic              

Newham            

Community Links Legal Advice Clinic - Stratford      

Community Links Legal Advice Clinic Canning Town     

University of East London Legal Advice Clinic      

Richmond Upon Thames             

Richmond Legal Advice Centre

Southwark         

Blackfriars Settlement Legal Clinic

Kaplan Legal Advice Centre             

Southwark Citizens Advice Bureau Clinics   

Tower Hamlets

Bethnal Green Legal Advice Clinic      

PopLaw Legal Advice Clinic         

Providence Row Legal Advice Clinic           

St Hilda's East Community Centre Legal Advice Service, at Sonali Gardens

St Hilda's East Community Centre St Hilda's Legal Advice Service  

Tower Hamlets Law Centre

Toynbee Hall Legal Advice Clinic

Wellington Primary School Legal Advice Clinic                   

Uxbridge            

Brunel Legal Advice Centre         

Westminster     

Queen Mary Legal Advice Centre Clinics  

South Westminster Legal Advice Clinic

University of Westminster Student Law Clinic

Westminster CAB Advice Centre    

Zacchaeus 2000 Trust - McKenzie Friends      

 

Clinics Outside of London (Listed by Town / City)

Aberdeen

The Aberdeen Law Project

Bangor

Bangor Family Support Advice

Belfast

University of Ulster Legal Advice Clinic

Birmingham

Birmingham Central Library Legal Advice Clinic (BLAC)

University of Law Birmingham Legal Advice Clinics

University of Birmingham Free Legal Advice Group (FLAG)

Blackpool

Fylde Law Legal Advice Clinic

Blackwood

Blackwood Family Support Advice clinic

Bridgend

Bridgend Family Support Advice

Bristol

University of Bristol Law Clinic

Bury

Bury Law Centre Pro Bono Clinics

Cambridge

Cambridge Free Legal Advice Group (FLAG)

Canterbury

University of Kent Law Clinic

Cardiff

Blavo and Co Family Clinic

Cardiff Family Support Advice

LawWorks Housing and Family Clinic with Duncan Lewis

Spicketts Battrick Family Law Clinic, Albany Road

Spicketts Battrick Family Law Clinic, Clifton Street

University of South Wales Legal and Financial Clinic

Carlisle

Cumbria Law Clinic

Chester

University of Law Chester Legal Advice Clinics

Colchester

University of Essex Law Clinic 

Cromer

Norfolk Community Free Legal Advice (FLA) Service Cromer

Doncaster

Doncaster Women's Centre Legal Advice Clinic

Edinburgh

Edinburgh School of Law Free Legal Advice Clinics

Exeter

Exeter Community Legal Helpdesk

Ferryhill

The Free Legal Advice & Action Group

Glasgow

University of Strathclyde Law Clinic

Guildford

Surrey Law Centre Guildford Evening Advice Service

University of Law Guildford Legal Advice Clinics

Harrogate

Stowe Family Law Legal Advice Clinic (Harrogate)

Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield Legal Advice Clinic

Hull

University of Hull Legal Advice Centre

Ipswich

Law Advice Centre - Ipswich & Suffolk Council for Racial Equality (ISCRE)

Leeds

BPP Leeds Legal Advice Clinic

Hillside Legal Advice Drop in Service

School of Law Legal Advice Clinic, University of Leeds

Leicester

De Montfort University Legal Advice Clinic

University of Leicester Pro Bono Clinic 

Liverpool

University of Liverpool Law Clinics

Llandudno

Llandudno Family Support Advice

Lytham Saint Annes

Fylde Law Family Advice Clinic

Manchester

BPP Legal Advice Clinics, Manchester

Manchester Settlement Legal Advice Clinic

University of Manchester School of Law Legal Advice Centre

Middlesbrough

Teesside University Legal Advice Clinic

Newbury

Free Legal Advice Group, Domestic Violence Legal Advice Clinic

Newcastle upon Tyne

Northumbria University Student Law Office Clinics

Newport 

Newport Family Support Advice

Northampton

Northamptonshire CAB Pro Bono Clinic

Norwich

Norfolk Community Law Service Legal Advice Clinics

Nottingham

Nottingham Law School, Legal Advice Clinic

Oxford

Oxford Combined Court Clinic

Plymouth

Plymouth Law School Clinic - South West Employment Rights Centre

Pontypridd

Spicketts Battrick Family Law Clinic, Pontypridd

Preston

University of Central Lancashire Law Clinic

Romford

Barking and Dagenham College Legal Advice Clinic

Reading

CommuniCare Legal Advice Clinic

Sheffield

Hallam Law

University of Sheffield FreeLaw

Swansea

Swansea Neath Port Talbot CAB Legal Advice Clinic

Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton Legal Advice Centre

Worksop

Bassetlaw CAB Employment Law Clinic

Wrexham

Allington Hughes Free Drop In

York

University of York Legal Advice Centre

 

National Helplines / Online Help

General

University of Law, Legal Advice Clinic York (Online Service)

Asylum

Asylum Support Appeals Project (Advice for Refugee Community Organisations and Agencies)

Immigration

Rights of Women Advice Line (For Women Only)

Employment law

BPP Law School: Employment Law Telephone Advice Line (ELTAL)

University of Law, Employment Rights Advice

Competition law

Competition Pro Bono Scheme

EU Law

University of Kent - EU Rights Clinic

Human rights

Liberty Letters Clinic and Advice Line

Family law

Rights of Women Advice Line (For Women Only)

Other Avenues of Help

If you cannot find a service which is suitable then you might be able to find advice via our Referrals List or the following websites:

Advice Local
Advice UK
Citizens Advice
Immigration Adviser Finder

Law Centres Federation

Shelter Advice Finder

You can also see general information on accessing legal advice via the Advice Now website and the Direct Legal Service website.

 

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