Legal Aid

Announcement of evidence session: Implementation of the Carter Review of Legal Aid

PUBLISHED January 25, 2007

The Committee will hold the third evidence session in its inquiry into the implementation of the Carter Review of Legal Aid on Tuesday 30 January.

Details as follows:

At 4.15pm: Legal Action Group; Advice Services Alliance

At approx. 5.15 pm: Resolution; Mental Health Lawyers Association; Roy Morgan (Morgans Solicitors); David Jockelson (Miles and Partners)

  1. The full terms of reference for this inquiry are available at:
  2. The DCA?s A Fairer Deal for Legal Aid is available on the Department for Constitutional Affairs website:
  3. Lord Carter?s Review of Legal Aid Procurement is available at
  4. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Alan Beith MP (Chairman), David Howarth MP, Si?n James MP, Mr Piara S Khabra MP, Jessica Morden MP, Julie Morgan MP, Robert Neill MP, Mr Andrew Tyrie MP, Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP, Dr Alan Whitehead MP, Jeremy Wright MP
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