Your Legal Choices
Sometimes we get a chance to plan the big things in life.
Starting a family or a new business, or buying a new home – usually those sorts of things give us some time to at least get things in order.
Other times the big things show up like a bolt out the blue and cause havoc. Things like losing your job, getting injured, or someone close falling ill – in times like those the priority is just doing what you can to keep going.
In all these situations you can face legal issues that you need to take care of. Research shows that nearly 50% of us had at least one legal need in the past three years.
Sometimes turning to a lawyer is one way of getting the help you need to stay on track.
Get the facts
In this part of the website you’ll find some facts that we think matter if you think you’ve got a legal issue, as well as practical advice to help you get the support you need to sort things out.
Types of lawyers – find out about the different sorts of lawyer, including who regulates them and how you can find one
Legal Costs – find out about the options for paying for different legal services
Got a legal issue? – somewhere to start in taking on all sorts of legal issues
If you want to complain – find out what do if you’re unhappy with a lawyer