Volunteer resources

The volunteer resource section covers substantive areas of law and advice skills relevant to pro bono volunteers.

LawWorks Training

To support the delivery of competent pro bono advice, LawWorks delivers a programme of social welfare, family and immigration law training sessions.

Recordings of the online sessions and accompanying materials are available to enable distance learning. For recordings, handouts and presentations from previous training sessions please click on the relevant course in the listing below.

The programme relies on the pro bono assistance of LawWorks Member firms in hosting the sessions, as well as the goodwill of trainers who are willing to share their knowledge and expertise pro bono.

We are very grateful for the ongoing support of the training  programme.

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For details of upcoming training sessions please click here.

The 'Working with..' series focuses on the knowledge and interpersonal skills needed when working with various vulnera

This recorded training focusses on developing communication skills and good practice when communicating with clients.

The discrimination law series deals with the relevant practice, strategy and tactics in preparing and presenting a discriminatio

This two-part video aims to raise awareness of mental health problems and suicidal ideation.

This recorded training video looks at house in multiple occupation (HMO) licences.

This recorded session gives an overview of debt law and practice.

This session provides an overview of the entitlement to means-tested benefits for those with EU Pre-Settled status

This recorded session looks at personal independence payments (PIP) and representation at a PIP appeal.

This recorded session gives an overview of the main elements of consumer law.

This series of six sessions covers the practical steps towards starting Employment Tribunal proceedings, including documentation