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HJT - HOW TO RUN A LEGAL AID FILE

LEVEL: Beginner

TIME: 3 hours

METHOD: Presentation, Role Play, Q&A

This course is useful for practitioners new to immigration and legal aid work. It explores the basics of client care and focuses on file maintenance and legal aid regulations.

In particular we will cover:

  • – How to introduce yourself and build a good rapport with your client from day 1.
  • – File opening
  • – Financial means LAA regulations
  • – Completion of the legal help form
  • – Taking initial instructions
  • – Managing client’s expectation
  • – Giving initial advice and follow up
  • – Time recording, chargeable and non-chargeable work

This course will be delivered by Gabriella Bettiga, consultant immigration solicitor and chair of the Independent Funding and Costs Adjudicators at the Legal Aid Agency.

Start/End: 
19 October 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Venue: 
LONDON ZONE 1
Organization: 
HJT Training LTD
Speakers: 
Gabriella Bettiga
Cost: 
£125 + VAT
CDP Points: 
Activity
Booking Contact Details: 
andrew.demetriou@hjt-training.co.uk
Booking contact email: 
Type of event:
Legal training