At Farani Taylor Solicitors, we can provide you with Legal Aid in respect of Crime, Family and Housing (Housing incudes Possession Proceedings under Section 8 or Section 21, Homelessness Review/Appeal, Unlawful Eviction, Disrepair brought as a counterclaim in Section 8 proceedings (i.e. rent arrears)).
In addition, under our Civil Legal Aid Contract, we can also assist you with regards to many other arrears of law including but not limited to Civil Injunction, Committal Proceedings, Anti-Social Behaviour, Housing Disrepair as a stand Alone Claim provided it causes serious harm to individual’s health and Judicial Review/Appeal.
If you are in receipt of Passported Benefits/Non-Means Tested Benefits (i.e. Income Support, Job Seekers Allowance Income-related, Employment and Support Allowance Income-related, Universal Credits, you are automatically entitled to Legal Aid subject to capital assessment.
If you are not receiving any of the above benefits, you may still be entitled to Legal Aid but subject to assessing your income and capital.
Whether or not you are eligible for Legal Aid in relation to your particular case, our team discuss it with you when you first contact us or meet us including informing you of what documentation we require from you should you be eligible for Legal Aid.