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Bar Pro Bono Unit

Support
  • Barristers for:
    • Representation in a court or tribunal
    • specialist advice
    • help at mediation

  • All legal areas.
  • All tribunals and courts in England and Wales.

Not covered:

Cases where legal aid is available or a barrister can be paid for.

Application route:

  • Individuals exclusively by referral from a solicitor, MP or advice agency using a referral form available online.
  • Applications must be submitted at least 3 weeks before help is needed.
  • Applications from charities, community groups, companies and other organisations via application form available on website. 


T: 020 7092 3960

W: www.barprobono.org.uk

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Free Representation Unit

Support:
  • Representation in tribunals and pre-hearing settlement negotiations in
    • Employment
    • Social security benefits
    • Criminal injuries compensation. 

Not covered:

  • Cases without a date for a tribunal hearing
  • Tribunal venues more than one hour from London or Nottingham. 

Application route:

  • Exclusively by referral from partner advice agencies as listed on website.


T: 020 7611 9555

W: www.thefru.org.uk

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