|Bar Pro Bono Unit
7 Gray’s Inn Square
DX 188 London Chancery Lane
T: 02078319711 Bar Pro Bono Unit
T: 02078411341 Bar in the Community
Co-ordinator: Vanessa Sims
Assistant Co-ordinator: Fiona Ball
Bar in the Community Administrator: Veronica Carter
All applications for assistance must be made in writing on the Unit’s application form (see website)
BPBU was established by Lord Goldsmith QC, the Unit’s President, in May 1996 to provide pro bono – free – legal advice and representation in deserving cases where public funding (Legal Aid) is not available or where the applicant is unable to afford legal assistance.
Since opening, over 4,000 applications for assistance have been received, with help given in more than 1,500 cases.
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Last update 08-05-04