Greater Manchester Law Centre management members and Kenworthys barristers Mark Schwenk and John Nicholson have been assisting the “Refugee Legal Support” project, based at the Khora Community Centre in Athens.
One of GMLC’s goals is to encourage and support the future generation of social welfare lawyers. Volunteers are the backbone of the law centre, and we are pleased to hear it when they gain from the experience of working with Continue reading →
One year on and we’re still here!
GMLC is celebrating our first year at our premises in Moss Side, 159 Princess Road.
It is thanks to community support and the hard work of volunteers that we are surviving and growing. Continue reading →
Above: Emma Goodwin, Pro Bono Director at Manchester Law School at Manchester Metropolitan University; Samantha Mayer, student; Giles Elliott, Greater Manchester Law Centre supervising caseworker; Ciara Bartlam, student.
The Guardian recently commissioned well-known actress Maxine Peake to contribute to their pioneering series, Brexit Shorts , inspired by last year’s EU referendum result. You may recall a productive afternoon in March where Greater Manchester Law Continue reading →
Universal Credit is a new benefit which replaces Income Support, Income Based Employment Support Allowance, Income Based Jobseekers Allowance, Tax Credits and Housing Benefit with a single monthly payment. This means if you are looking to make a fresh claim Continue reading →