Pro Bono Opportunity with University of Law Midlands Family Advice Line

The University of Law Midlands Family Advice Line provides initial advice on family law to unrepresented individuals across the Midlands.

Could you spare a couple of hours every 6-8 weeks to help vulnerable members of our community and provide valuable work experience to law students? If so, the University of Law would love to hear from you.

The University of Law is looking for volunteers to assist with their Midlands Family Advice Line.  The telephone advice service provides initial advice on family law to unrepresented individuals across the Midlands. The service is operated by The University of Law Pro Bono Team from the Birmingham and Nottingham campuses.

Volunteering opportunity

The University of Law are looking for volunteers to assist with their Midlands Family Advice Line.  The advice is covered by University’s insurance and the work can be done remotely (and subject to your conflict of interest checks).

What will the time commitment be?

2 hours approximately once every 6-8 weeks

What will volunteers get out of this?

Volunteers will have the opportunity to meet aspiring lawyers as well as providing valuable advice to individuals who may not otherwise be able to access legal advice.

Person specification - what type of volunteers are we looking for?

Solicitors and barristers with experience of family law.

How do I apply?

Please send through a short CV detailing your experience to the Pro Bono Team at Probono-Birmingham@law.ac.uk

Details

Region:
East Midlands
West Midlands
Opportunity type:
Closing date:
Saturday, December 31, 2022
Contact:
Probono-Birmingham@law.ac.uk
Opportunity area of law: