The legal system: access to justice and funding.

The rule of law. This topic forms part of the nature of law and the English legal system unit and counts towards the A level award.

  • Basic understanding of alternative sources of legal advice: help lines, Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), law centres and trade unions.
  • Private funding: own resources, insurance and conditional fee agreements.
  • Basic understanding of public funding: criminal and civil state funding.
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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the AQA A Level Law 7162 from 2017 course

A Level Law: The nature of law and the English legal system.

A Level Law: Criminal law

A Level Law: Tort

A Level Law Option B: Human rights

A Level Law Option A: Contract law