Free Legal Advice Group (FLAG)
Birmingham Free Legal Advice Group (FLAG)

Birmingham Free Legal Advice Group (FLAG)

Bimingham FLAG

Birmingham Law School
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

The Birmingham Free Legal Advice Group (Birmingham FLAG) offers free written legal advice to people living in Birmingham.

Advice is available in a variety of fields, including:

Family (divorce, ancillary relief)                  
Children (private law: contact/residence)
Unmarried couples (children, property)
Children (public law care proceedings)*
Civil litigation
Data Protection Act
Freedom of Information
Clinical negligence*

Mental Health
Mental Capacity
Company law
Contract law
Wills & probate
(not landlord and tenant)

* = only limited capacity to provide advice in this area.

Appointments ar held every Thursday evening (5-7pm) during term time, at the Law School in Edgbaston.

You will receive a letter of advice within the two weeks following your appointment.

Please note that Birmingham FLAG offers an advice-only service.  They cannot take on cases nor provide representation.

Call 0121 415 8812 or email to make an appointment.


Birmingham FLAG is operated by students at the University of Birmingham, working under the supervision of qualified legal professionals. Birmingham FLAG reserves the right to not provide legal assistance in any case, but if they cannot help, they try to refer to a service that may be able to provide assistance. Birmingham FLAG is unable to take any action on behalf of a client against the University of Birmingham, its Governors, employees or current students.