As a member of CILEx, can I sign Legal Aid forms?
Members should contact the Legal Aid Agency (“LAA”) for guidance
on its forms and procedures. LAA forms generally make it clear if
they can be signed by the legal representative (which includes a
member at any grade) or if they should be signed by a Chartered
Legal Executive/Fellow or a solicitor.
Fellows need to ensure they register their Fellowship number and
their firm’s roll number at the LAA to enable them to sign those
forms that can be signed by a Chartered Legal Executive.
More information can be found on the Legal
Aid Agency part of the www.gov.uk website.
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