COVID-19: SLAB issues guidance for solicitors
The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) has published guidance to address concerns surrounding COVID-19.
This update sets out a number of issues SLAB has changed or clarified in light of the most common concerns solicitors have raised around the COVID-19 virus.
SLAB said: “We will be issuing further guidance on measures to assist applicants and solicitors with the legal aid process.
“We are monitoring the position closely and will issue these updates as and when the situation develops.
“At present, our service at SLAB is operating as normal and we will advise you if there are any changes to this.”