Dean Anthony Da Conceicao, Helpline Operations Manager at the National Autistic Society, hears daily how autistic people can be overlooked by legal services. He offers some top tips to ensure that consumers with autism get the support they need and deserve.
In the third of a four-part series focusing on disability and legal services, Jane Hatton from Evenbreak explains why everyone can benefit from an inclusive and accessible recruitment process.
The Disability Law Service provides invaluable help and advice to disabled consumers and their carers who otherwise would struggle to access the law. Director Eric Appleby explains how the charity secures those people with equal access to justice.
CILEx Regulation's approach to providing transparency in the legal services market aims to ensure that consumers have the information that they need at the time they need it. This is before they have contacted a firm, when they are making decisions about purchasing legal services and who to engage with. See how the pieces fit together.
The theme of this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week: stress. Chief executive of LawCare, Elizabeth Rimmer, wants to prevent stress from occurring where possible, and to do this she believes we need to help lawyers understand and manage their emotions.