Dalston C.L.R James Library
020 7633 4531
Tuesday evenings: 6pm - 8pm Please call the advice line on 020 7633 4531 and leave a message with your name and contact details. You will be called back for initial information gathering, from this it will be assessed whether an appointment is suitable. Please note: Clinics run a reduced schedule over summer and around bank holidays.
Area(s) of law:
Consumer, Debt and insolvency
Other areas of law available
Who can access this clinic?
Local residents who live and/or work in the London Borough of Hackney including surrounding areas.
Information about accessibility
Callers with hearing concerns are welcome to drop in to the Library during a clinic session so that we can discuss their needs and try to assist or signpost them accordingly.
This clinic offers the following service(s)
Written Advice, Initial Advice
You can access the service in the following way(s)
Summary of Service
If you have a debt or consumer dispute not involving council tax or housing benefit, you can receive help through the ‘Dalston Pop-up’ free legal advice service. Please call the advice line on 020 7633 4531 and leave a message with your name and contact details. A law student will call you back during office hours. If your case is suitable, an appointment will be made with a volunteer lawyer on a Tuesday evening between 6pm and 8pm at Dalston CLR James Library. The lawyer will provide you with a letter of advice and discuss it with you at the appointment. Please note: Debt advice is advise where the amount owed / liability is disputed. Any caller who are struggling to meet repayment demands will be signposted to specialist debt advice charities.