Published 24th March 2013
It will come as a great relief to many that under reforms to the Legal Aid system which come into effect in just a few days, on the 1st April, Family Mediation will continue to be subsidised for those who most need it.
The changes to Legal Aid are part of the Government's wider restructuring and saving plans. The control of the provision of Legal Aid will pass from the Legal Services Commision directly to the Ministry of Justice itself. To read more about the changes to Legal Aid, read our article below.