Social Welfare Lawyers in the Centre of Birmingham

Visit to CLP by Lord Low

The Low Commission are investigating the impact of the Legal Aid reforms and making suggestions as to future strategy for legal advice.  Lord Low and two members of the Commission, Steve Hynes and Vicky Ling, visited CLP on Thursday 29 August 2013 and met with the three Partners and Craig Keenan from the Housing Team.  CLP made a number of suggestions as to how things might be improved and all parties agreed that the meeting was very useful. CLP’s letter to Lord Low is attached to this article along with its enclosure.

The draft report from the Low Commission which is currently out for further consultation until 30 September can be accessed at