Any solicitor or referral provider (eg a social worker in a hub) is welcome to apply for assistance by a NSW barrister via this form. It should ideally be used for matters requiring counsel, eg complex legal issues or if litigation is afoot.
For those who need a lawyer
Legal Aid Queensland has a dedicated natural disaster helpline on 1300 527 700. More details can be found here.
For pro bono lawyers offering support
Firms are invited to join a “flood panel” to receive specific referrals from LawRight’s Pro Bono Connect team. Enquirers are encouraged to email LawRight at firstname.lastname@example.org.