If you need legal advice about a family problem, our volunteer family lawyers are here to help you.
We offer 20 minutes’ free initial legal advice for people who need support but can’t afford to pay privately. You’ll be advised by lawyers who volunteer their time to help people in our local community.
If you need advice, please get in touch using our contact form if you can.
Alternatively you can phone us on 020 8767 2777. Please note that our phone lines are very busy at the moment, and you may find it quicker to use our contact form if possible.
If you have a family problem where someone is in immediate danger, please phone the police on 999 now.
We can help with
- Domestic violence
- Divorce and separation
- Child access rights
- Issues with informal child or maintenance support, not related to child support agencies
We can’t help with
- Ongoing support and representation in family cases
- Filling in forms
- Re-housing issues after divorce/separation
- Issues related to child or maintenance support agencies
- Wills and probate
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