Mutual Fund ‘Could Ensure Access to Justice and Help Solve Legal Aid Crisis – New report makes key contribution to legal funding debate – The Bar Council

Posted April 24th, 2009 in legal aid, press releases by sally

“A self-funding scheme to provide assistance to those deemed eligible for help in mounting civil legal claims could help to ensure access to justice for those currently ineligible for legal aid but without the means to enforce their rights. The idea comes in a new report commissioned by the Bar Council’s Policy Advisory Group ‘think tank’.”

Full press release

The Bar Council, 23rd April 2009