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The Ethnic Minorities Law Centre (EMLC) provides legal advice and representation to individuals from Scotland’s Minority Ethnic communities, as well as training and second-tier advice to Citizens Advice Bureaux and other advice agencies across the country, and focuses on providing bilingual and culturally sensitive service.
We operate out of offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh as well as having a number of projects which extend our services to individuals living in 11 local authority areas stretching across the country.
Our specialist areas of law:
- Asylum, Refugee and Human Rights
- Immigration and Nationality
- Criminal Injuries Compensation
In addition to casework for clients and training for advice agencies in our specialist areas of law, we also operate telephone advice lines, awareness-raising sessions and workshops for young people.
Our Advice Line times are as follows
Glasgow Office – 0141 204 2888
Monday – Friday 9:30am – 10:30am
Edinburgh Office – 0131 229 2038
Monday – 3:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday – 10am-11am
Friday – 10am-11am
For more information on all the services we provide and how to contact us, please use the drop-down menus above and visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.