Bar Pro Bono Unit
The National Pro Bono Centre
48 Chancery Lane
Public phone: 0207 092 3960
Website URL: http://www.barprobono.org.uk
Service offered: Free legal advice and representation for people who cannot afford legal advice and where CLS funding is not available. Applications must be made via a referring agency (eg CAB) on the Unit's form at least 3 weeks before a hearing or other deadline. Successful applicants are advised by barristers in writing or in conference, represented at court, in tribunals or assisted with mediation.
Target group: General public needing legal help where CLS funding not available and private help not affordable. Small organisations may also apply.
Area served: England and Wales.
How to contact: Phone (0207 092 3960 Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:15am – 12:45pm), email or write. Application forms and further information available via the website.
Monday: 10.15am - 12.45pm
Wednesday: 10.15am - 12.45pm
Friday: 10.15am - 12.45pm
Wheelchair access: Not applicable
Accessible toilets: Not applicable
Access notes: Contact is by phone, email or letter.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1057620
Year established: 1996
Staffing: 14 staff + volunteers
Public transport: Not applicable - office not open to the public.
Record last checked: 03 August 2018