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19 January 2021

Problems at work? We’re here to help

We are delighted to be expanding our employment advice with the recruitment of our new discrimination caseworker. Lance Baynham joined our team this month, although he is not new to…

13 January 2021

Further extension to the ban on enforcing evictions

Just days before the ban on enforcing evictions was due to be lifted, the Government announced that it would be extended for another six weeks as a result of the…

13 November 2020

Change in immigration rules regarding rough sleeping

At South West London Law Centres we are deeply concerned about the change in immigration rules regarding rough sleeping, due to come into effect on 1 December 2020.  Specifically, the…

12 November 2020

Providing a lifeline – the court duty scheme

With the stay on evictions having been lifted in September, the courts are again listing possession cases, initially for review by a judge and subsequently for final substantive hearings where…

9 November 2020

Talk Money Week

It’s Talk Money Week and Roni Marsh, Debt Team Leader at the Law Centre, explains the importance of breaking the taboo and starting a conversation about money. Why is it…

5 November 2020

Pro Bono Week

This week we’ve been recognising the enormous contribution our pro bono lawyers make in giving members of our local community access to justice and helping them understand their legal rights….

30 October 2020

Celebrating Black History Month

This October we have been celebrating Black History Month. Colleagues from across the Law Centre have chosen their most inspiring Black Heroes from a variety of different time periods and…

6 October 2020

Take control of your finances with our free money webinars

Our Debt team is offering a series of free money webinars to help you manage your money better and make your income go further. Each session lasts for around one…

9 July 2020

We’re awarded Legal Aid Law Firm of 2020

Our Law Centre has just been awarded the coveted Legal Aid Firm of the Year award 2020, for excellence in helping local people to understand their legal rights and get…