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Can you change lawyers if you have leaga aid and still get

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Can you change lawyers if you have leaga aid and still get the legal aid changed to the new lawyer
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
Yes. The new lawyer has to apply to the legal aid board for a transfer of the legal aid certificate into his name. There is a procedure for doing so online which the new lawyer will have access to.
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