Our promise to you Unite insists on the highest professional standards from its panel of solicitors. By choosing Unite Legal Services to pursue your legal claim, you can be confident that the law firm advising you meets the stringent standards of legal excellence that Unite demands. It is an achievement for the law firms to be selected to be on Unite Legal Services’ exclusive panel. Unite Legal Services ensures those legal standards are maintained by monitoring that: Panel law firms are able to clearly and consistently demonstrate expertise and quality in legal issues affecting Unite members. Panel law firms are committed to Unite and demonstrate empathy with trade union principles. Panel law firms have their work regularly audited/ inspected and their performance analysed.
Free legal helplineMembers can take advantage of Unite’s free legal advice line: 0800 709 007. Members can call the legal helpline during office hours and seek advice on any legal issue. The service is limited to two telephone calls, of no more than 20 minutes in duration, on any one legal issue. Please note this service is available to members only and not family members. Employment related issues will not be dealt with via the legal helpline and will instead be referred to the member’s region. Call the Unite Legal Services’ free legal helpline on 0800 709 007.
Unite regionsAs part of your Unite membership, you get access to the very best legal advice and representation at a local and national level. Workplace reps, convenors, district and regional officials provide members with support at a regional level. We also have a network of solicitors based right across the UK so you and your family can get expert legal support wherever you are. Find out about Unite in your region or county and the latest news below. Regional contact informationAs a Unite member, you will receive the best service and legal representation at both local and national level. We have staff located in a network of regional offices across the UK. If you have an employment law query, contact your Unite regional office directly on the number below and ask to speak to the officer responsible for your sector or workplace: ScotlandJohn Smith House, 145/165 West Regent Street, Glasgow G2 4RZ 01414 045 424 Regional Legal & Affiliated Services Coordinator: Lynn Maley (email@example.com) Click here for the latest news from Scotland