Legal aid allows people to get help from a lawyer for their legal problems. The Legal Aid Board can provide funding for people to get legal advice and representation and it is available to assist with the legal cost in connection with a range of subject areas including Family Law, Divorce and Separation, Compensation Claims, Wills and Powers of Attorney, Criminal Law.

Many of the solicitors listed on this site are able to offer legal aid to clients in appropriate cases  to clients in Airdrie but also in surrounding areas of Lanarkshire such as Coatbridge and Cumbernauld.

Applying for legal aid

Only those who are financially eligible receive legal aid. So it is essential that the information you provide about your circumstances is complete and accurate. If you are granted legal aid you will be required to tell the Legal Aid Board about any changes in your circumstances, where appropriate. The process of applying for legal aid can be different depending on whether you are applying for civil legal aid, criminal legal aid or children’s legal aid. Your solicitor will be able to advise you further.

We list Airdrie solicitors and lawyers who can provide legal advice on the basis of legal aid covering a range of legal specialism including:

Family lawyer, child lawyer, separation lawyer, divorce lawyer, compensation lawyer, personal injury lawyer, compensation claims solicitors, road traffic accident lawyers, criminal lawyer, conveyancing lawyer, house sale solicitors, house purchase solicitors, executries and estates solicitors, wills solicitors, power of attorney lawyer, guardianship lawyer, solicitors and notary public.