LAPG publishes the findings of the 2021 Legal Aid Census

2022-03-31T09:30:39+01:00March 31st, 2022|

LAPG publishes the Legal Aid Census – the first piece of research of its kind to look at the social justice sector as a whole. Unique research tells the story of legal aid lawyers across England and Wales - from entry to the profession, throughout their careers, and beyond. As legal aid deserts spread throughout [...]

LAPG publishes response to MOJ consultation on the future of housing possession duty schemes

2022-01-25T11:38:33+00:00January 20th, 2022|

We have today published our response to the Ministry of Justice's consultation: Housing Legal Aid: the way forward - A consultation on the future of the Housing Possession Court Duty Scheme. In our response we acknowledge the positive and constructive concepts mooted by the MOJ to improve both the long-term viability of duty schemes and [...]

LAPG wins grant to boost management skills of legal aid firms (4 December 2014)

2014-12-04T11:40:43+00:00December 4th, 2014|

The Legal Aid Practitioners Group has been selected, along with the likes of Civil Engineering Contractors Association and Chester University, to receive a share of £875,000 funding, from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES). The funding – which is part of the UKCES UK Futures Programme - will enable LAPG to create bespoke [...]