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Legal Services Directory

Law firms throughout Scotland who can provide legal support to people experiencing bad housing and homelessness.

These firms should accept legal aid.

These law firms are organised by region. Some firms will cover all of Scotland.

Shelter Scotland cannot recommend the use of any particular firm.

We cannot accept responsibility for the outcome of any referrals made or legal advice provided.

East of Scotland

Including Edinburgh, Lothians, Fife and Dundee

Civil Legal Assistance Office - Edinburgh and the Lothians

Dundee Law Centre - Tayside and Angus

Covers Tayside and Angus areas with a DD postcode

Telephone: 01382 918230



Address: 163 Albert Street, Dundee, DD4 6PX

Fife Law Centre - Fife

Covers Fife

Telephone: 01592 786710



Address: Ore Valley Business Centre, 93 Main St Lochgelly, Fife, KY5 9AF

FT & DC Wallace Solicitors - Dundee, Perth and Fife

Covers Dundee, Perth and Fife

Telephone: 07761 753 488



Address: Forth House, Forth Street, Leven, KY8 4PW

West of Scotland

Including Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Ayrshire, Argyll and Bute

Castlemilk Law Centre - Glasgow

Govan Law Centre - Glasgow

Covers Glasgow

Telephone: 0141 440 2503


Govanhill Law Centre - Glasgow

Covers Glasgow

Telephone: 0141 440 2503



Address: Samaritan House, Lower Ground, 79 Coplaw Street, Glasgow, G42 7JG

The MMFW Partnership - Gorbals and Laurieston

Covers Gorbals and Laurieston areas of Glasgow

Telephone: 0141 763 1337 



Address: 917 Shettleston Road, Shettleston, Glasgow, G32 7NU

Civil Legal Assistance Office - Argyll & Bute

Lanarkshire Community Law Centre - North Lanarkshire

Covers North Lanarkshire

Telephone: 01236 757 337


Website: North Lanarkshire Community Legal Service

Address: 61a Stirling Street, Airdrie, ML6 0AS

The Cumbernauld Law Practice - Airdrie Sheriff Court

Covers Airdrie Sheriff Court

Telephone: 01236 731 911



Address: 30 Ettrick Walk, Cumbernauld, G67 1NE

Legal Services Agency - Glasgow and Inverclyde

North of Scotland

Including Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Highlands

Civil Legal Assistance Office - Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

Civil Legal Assistance Office - Highlands and Islands

Scotland wide

Clan Childlaw

For children and young people experiencing homelessness

Telephone: 0808 129 0522



Latta & Co

For homeless migrants

Telephone: 0141 222 2186



Legal Services Agency

Shelter Scotland Housing Law Service

This legal services directory has been compiled with the assistance of law students at the University of Glasgow who have contacted law firms registered as providing housing & homeless advice with the Scottish Legal Aid Board. Those firms who replied to that questionnaire are noted above.