South West London Law Centres

South West London Law Centres

Charity information

South West London Law Centres

SWLLC is a community based legal practice and a registered charity. Our history dates back to
1974 when the first Law Centres in Wandsworth were created. We became SWLLC in 2004
through the merger of a number of Law Centres in South West London. We now work across six South West London boroughs (Croydon, Merton, Kingston, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth) helping people to understand and enforce their legal rights.

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    South West London Law Centres (SWLLC) is a charitable company limited by guarantee that exists to reduce poverty and promote education in Croydon, Kingston, Merton, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth. We are run by a diverse board of trustees who live and work in South West London and give us their time for free.

    We help people to understand and enforce their rights by:

    • giving them high quality advice and representing them in courts and tribunals
    • providing information and training
    • brokering legal assistance for local charities
    • learning from the problems our clients face and working with public bodies to prevent them happening in the future

  • Aims

    South West London Law Centres aims to:

    • to ‘relieve poverty,suffering and distress ... by the provision of legal services’
  • Overview

    Established: July 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 1102433

    Board members: 13

    Full time staff: 13

    Part time staff: 9

    Volunteers: 400

    Phone number: 020 8767 2777

    Address: 5th Floor, Davis House CR0 1QQ

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