Solicitors in West Lothian

West Lothian is a unitary authority in Scotland which borders the City of Edinburgh. In West Lothian, solicitors specialise in all types of Scottish law, which differs greatly in many regards from English law.

If you need assistance with a house purchase in West Lothian, solicitors familiar with Scottish law should be instructed. Solicitors in West Lothian will be able to deal with most common areas of law, although for specialist assistance you may need solicitors from outside the area.

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If you have a legal issue then Contact Law can help you to find the right solicitors for you. We can select local solicitors in West Lothian based on your preferences.

Local solicitors

It is often better to instruct local solicitors as you are likely to have several meetings with your solicitor and you may be required to attend their offices at short notice. Plus, local solicitors in West Lothian can offer the advantages of local knowledge, personalised service, and more competitive fees.

Courts in West Lothian

In West Lothian the main courts are contained in the West Lothian Civic Centre which can be found at Howden South Road, Livingston, EH54 6FF. This contains the Sheriff Court and the District Court, where criminal and civil cases can be heard.

If you are required to attend court in West Lothian, solicitors should be instructed to represent you prior to the hearing date, so that they can gather evidence and undertake any necessary paperwork and negotiation.

Legal aid

If you are unable to fund your own case then you may be entitled to legal aid to help fund your case; if you live in West Lothian, solicitors specialising in legal aid can help with your application to the Scottish Legal Aid Board.

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