Public Legal Education and Pro Bono APPG

First Registered: 28/09/2017 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To promote pro bono work and public legal education (PLE) nationally and internationally, to provide a forum for parliamentarians to work with the legal sector to foster a supportive policy environment for PLE and pro-bono, and encourage/raise awareness of initiatives to improve legal capability and free legal services provision.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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6 Current APPG Officers
Laura Farris Portrait
Laura Farris
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Newbury
Joined: 6th October 2021
Lord Low of Dalston Portrait
Lord Low of Dalston
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Laura Farris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: laura.farris.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Rebecca Wilkinson, LawWorks, 296-302 High Holborn, London WC1V 7JH. Tel: 07508 327 606

Email: appg-probono@lawworks.org.uk

Secretariat:

LawWorks acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.lawworks.org.uk/

Date
8 Sep 2021
Source
LawWorks
Description
Secretariat   From : 08/09/2021 To : 07/09/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
21 Jul 2018
Source
LawWorks
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/07/2018 To : 20/07/2019
Value
£7,501
Date
21 Jul 2017
Source
LawWorks
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/07/2017 To : 20/07/2018
Value
£15,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Public Legal Education and Pro Bono APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Robert Neill Portrait
Robert Neill
Secretary
Conservative - Bromley and Chislehurst
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Tom Tugendhat Portrait
Tom Tugendhat
Officer
Conservative - Tonbridge and Malling
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Jonathan Djanogly Portrait
Jonathan Djanogly
Secretary
Conservative - Huntingdon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st November 2018
Baroness Hamwee Portrait
Baroness Hamwee
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st November 2018
No other APPG Memberships