Tagged: interpreters


Will legal aid pay for interpreters?

We have been asked to provide documentary evidence that any legal aid practitioners who obtain legal aid certificates to advise D/deaf and hard of hearing clients can claim back the cost of BSL/English Interpreters,...


Using inappropriately qualified SL interpreter was infringement of Article 6 of human rights

In Re R [2014] EWCC B41 (Fam), 14 March 2014, the County Court adjourned the local authority’s application for a care order because they had used an inappropriately qualified sign language interpreter during the...