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Gateshead Gurkha Free Legal Advice Centre

map5 Regent Terrace
Gateshead. NE8 1LU
General enquiries: 0191 4785100
Advice Line: 0191 4771392

Gateshead Gurkha Free Legal Advice Centre

FAQs

Who provides the advice? How do I know they are any good?
Who funds this service?
Is the advice you provide free?

Who provides the advice?  How do I know they are any good?

Services at the Centre are mostly provided by Gateshead Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB).   Three local solicitors, Swinburne & Jackson, David Gray Solicitors and Ben Hoare Bell LLP also provide some of the help and advice.

Gateshead CAB has been providing high quality advice to the people of Gateshead for over 50 years.

Swinburne & Jackson, David Gray Solicitors and Ben Hoare Bell LLP all have a long tradition of providing expert legal advice.  All three firms are committed to legal aid and helping people through the difficult times in their lives.

All the partners are accredited by the Gurkha Free Legal Advice and hold their Quality Charter Mark.

Who funds this service?

The Gateshead Gurkha Free Legal Advice Centre is jointly funded by Gateshead Council and the Gurkha Free Legal Advice.

Is the advice you provide free?

Yes.

Live outside Gateshead?

Gurkha Free Legal Advice can help you via our telephone helpline and website

Opening hours

Drop-in times:

  • Mon 9am - 5pm
  • Tue 9am - 5pm
  • Wed 9am - 5pm
  • Thu 9am - 8pm
  • Fri 9am - 5pm
  • Sat 9am - 12 noon

For advice outside these hours please call our national telephone helpline

08001 225 6653

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