If you are on social welfare or have a low income, you may be eligible for legal aid. Eligibility for legal aid is decided taking into account the merits of your case and your financial circumstances.

Legal aid may be available for the following matters:

• Separation Proceedings
• Divorce Proceedings
• Nullity of Marriages
• Maintenance Matters
• Domestic Violence
• Childcare Proceedings

You can apply for civil legal aid by filling out this Application Form or you can telephone you local Legal Aid Board Centre.

James Watters Solicitors is currently a member of the Legal Aid Panel.
If you have a Legal Aid query or any criminal law query, contact us to arrange a confidential consultation.