Essex Law Clinic
Essex Law Clinic, Room SB.5.11, University of Essex
Public phone: 01206 874429
Website URL: http://www.essex.ac.uk/law/about/clinic.aspx
Service offered: The Essex Law Clinic benefits the local community by offering free initial advice about legal problems while giving our students the chance to work alongside practicing lawyers to advise real clients. The Law Clinic can advise on the following issues: family law, housing law, employment issues, consumer issues, equality issues, benefits advice, contracts, and negligence. The Law Clinic cannot help with immigration, criminal law, will writing, tax and debt issues. The Essex Law Clinic is based at the University's Colchester campus. Appointments will be there when possible or by Zoom.
Target group: Anyone living, working or studying in Essex but especially vulnerable people or people who cannot afford a solicitor
Area served: Essex
How to contact: Please send a blank email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will receive an automatic reply with all the explainations about how the Clinic works and the form to return to book an appointment. Open 9am-5pm on weekdays by email only.
Monday: Appointments only
Tuesday: Appointments only
Wednesday: Appointments only
Thursday: Appointments only
Friday: Appointments only
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Those with restricted mobility can contact our Visitors’ Reception for detailed advice about visiting our Colchester Campus, telephone: 01206 874321. There is accessible parking in our multi-storey and North Towers car parks.
Languages other than English: No
Year established: 2008
Staffing: All advice and assistance is provided on a strictly confidential basis by University of Essex law students who are supervised by qualified lawyers and clinical teaching staff.
Public transport: By bus: The following bus services run through our campus connecting it to and from Colchester town centre, Colchester Station, and Wivenhoe: 61, 62, 74/74A, 75, 76 and 87. Most buses are operated by First but some are operated by Hedingham.
Record last checked: 27 July 2021