Find A Lawyer

This platform seeks to you give you basic legal information and advice at no cost. It is our aim to give you some direction on where to find Justice. Make sure you have explored the entire website to see what options are available to you. Should your matter require specific and in-depth legal attention and…

Referral Organisations

There are a several organisations that help people handle particular elements of legal action. Some provide direct legal representation, others advice on various areas, others cater to particular demographics e.g. women, and some attend to cases of a particular nature such as sexual abuse. Below are a few ‘Not for Profit’ Organisations that may assist…

Mediation

Many disputes can be swiftly and easily resolved by engaging the services of a professional mediator. Mediation is an alternative dispute resolution mechanism. Instead of having the matter decided by a Court, a neutral third party assists disputants to  come to an agreement. Mediation; Creates a WIN/WIN scenario. Preserves the relationship between the parties Saves …

When Government Service Fails

Did the chief refuse to give you service? Or your pension dues are taking too long to process? Enter the Ombudsman: The Commission on Administrative Justice, popularly known as the Office of the Ombudsman, is mandated by law to ensure responsiveness by Government Officers and Offices. ALL Government Offices have a duty and responsibility to…

Charged With A Crime?

What do you do when you find yourself in a court of law accused of a crime? Today’s video has the answer: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YiLP5-1oeR8&w=560&h=315]

Access to Justice for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs)

The Constitution defines the word “disability” as  any physical, sensory, mental, psychological or other impairment, condition or illness that has, or is perceived by significant sectors of the community to have, a substantial or long-term effect on an individual’s ability to carry out ordinary day-to-day activities. This encompasses much more than what ordinary citizen’s would…