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Updated: Jan 18

The Westminster Commission on Legal aid has published the findings of the Inquiry into the sustainability and recovery of the legal aid sector published - October 2021


The Westminster Commission heard evidence directly from current, former and future legal aid lawyers, and from clients, through a series of oral hearings and written submissions. The full report can be read here:


https://lapg.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/The-Westminster-Commission-on-Legal-Aid_WEB.pdf

Updated: Jan 24

Team Macklaw are undertaking the London Legal Walk on 8 June but with a twist as people across the country undertake individual walks and instead take the 10,000 steps challenge, whilst observing social distancing measures.

This is all in order to raise money for legal advice charities. There has never been a more important time to support people in need of justice, with the cuts to legal aid and the reducing numbers of advice outlets. People desperately need help from specialists who can advise them properly.


You can access more information about the London Legal Support Trust here – http://www.londonlegalsupporttrust.org.uk/


If you are able to support us, our donations page is here:

https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/MackintoshLaw20

Updated: Jan 24

“George Floyd’s death has caused outrage around the world and exposed injustices and inequalities.

“We will continue to promote diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, combat any instances of racism or prejudice in the sector and stand against injustice.


https://www.lawsociety.org.uk/news/press-releases/racism-has-no-place-in-our-society/