free legal service to persons unable to pay for a lawyer.
a means-tested benefit in the form of financial assistance for persons to meet the cost of advice and representation in legal proceedings
noun 1. an organization providing free legal guidance and service to persons who cannot afford a lawyer.
- Legal blindness
legal blindness le·gal blindness (lē’gəl) n. Visual acuity of less than 6/60 or 20/200 using Snellen test types, or visual field restriction to 20 degrees or less.
noun 1. ruled writing paper in tablet form, measuring approximately 8½ × 13 to 14 inches (22 × 33 to 36 cm). noun 1. (US) ruled writing paper, about 8 by 131/2 inches with the fold at the top, for use by lawyers
- Legal capacity
noun a person’s capability and power under law to engage in a particular undertaking or transaction or to maintain a particular status or relationship with another