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Legal aid advice network ‘decimated by funding cuts’

Nicola Mackintosh QC (Hon) is featured in today’s BBC article on the deserts of legal aid provision.

Nicola is quoted as saying “Pre-LASPO, we had a network of advice centres, CABs, law centres and specialist high-street practices. It was not perfect, but it was pretty good. Now we have a complete decimation of the advice and representation network. Everybody recognises disabled people have rights but if you do not provide the advice and representation to them, those rights are theoretical in practice.”

The full article can be found here

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We are delighted that Nicola Mackintosh KC (Hon) has been recognised in the Chambers UK Guide 2024. Mental Health: Patients - UK-wide Star Individual Nicola Mackintosh possesses significant expertise


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