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LAMBETH  LAW CENTRE – CLOSURE – 15 JULY 2019

It is with great regret that the trustees of Lambeth Law Centre announce the closure of the Law Centre with immediate effect.

Unfortunately, the Law Centre has faced financial pressures caused by legal aid cuts and increased operating costs. To some degree this was relieved with generous support from our charitable funders, who have understood the need in the community and helped us address it.

However, ultimately the funding shortfall, together with issues with VAT calculations, have put the Law Centre in an impossible financial position. Having failed to secure emergency funding to keep the Law Centre going, we were left with no choice but to decide on closure.

The Law Centre’s team is working hard to ensure that all current clients are notified and that their cases are transferred to other advisers in the borough or nearby. We also hope that some of our staff will be able to join other Law Centres or advice agencies.

We would like to thank all of our staff, volunteers and supporters for all they have done over the years for the success of the Law Centre and the care for our clients.

Lambeth Law Centre has appointed Hudson Weir Limited as Insolvency Practitioners whose contact details are as follows:

Mathew Adams and Cassy Bevan

email mathew@hudsonweir.co.uk and cassy@hudsonweir.co.uk

tel 020 7099 6086 fax 0207 681 2856

3rd Floor, 112 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1M 5SA

http://www.hudsonweir.co.uk/

Further information may also  be obtained from either admin@lambethlawcentre.org or our main switchboard 0207 840 2001

If you have been seeking support from Lambeth Law Centre advice services in relation to debt, you can also call the the freephone line of Debt-Free London on  0808 164 2480 (Monday to Friday, 10 am – 5 pm) or visit www.debtfree.london and one of their team will be able to call you back.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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