Legal Aid Solicitors, Advice & Guidance in Kent & Surrounding Areas
At RKB Law, we specialise in eight specific sectors of law, offering expert advice and legal services in all areas of law. We are a team of specialist solicitors with over 10 years experience, handling claims of all sizes, from compex immigration visa cases to local community care cases.
Legal aid is the financial support from public funds in cases of need, to help pay for legal advice or proceedings. At RKB Law, we are proud to offer Legal Aid in community care cases which includes representation in Court of Protection cases, where the financial and other criteria are met. There are different levels of Legal Aid available in Kent depending upon the circumstances of your case. We prioritise your interests to ensure the best outcome for all cases.
Public law is a set of rules that govern the relationships between private individuals or private organisations and public bodies (like Government departments and local authorities). In general terms, public law deals with issues that affect the general public or society as a whole.
Public law is there to ensure that all decisions taken by a government body are taken lawfully and that fair procedures are followed.
We provide specialist guidance for both landlords and tenants across a wide range of Housing Law matters in Kent. We have experience in a range of local cases, from local housing authorities, housing applications, tenants, landlords, ownership, repairs and many more.
Our Kent lawyers regularly represent clients in the courts, ensuring they receive the highest quality assistance throughout their case, we act fast and tenaciously to address cases as quickly as possible.
Immigration law in Kent can affect all aspects of our lives.
Our Kent Lawyers offer experience in a range of cases including personal immigration, asylum, appeals investors & entrepreneurs, UKVI delay, international work / study in the UK. The government is proposing a single immigration system to the UK which will affect many citizens; Your immigration solicitor in Kent will understand your circumstances fully and use all the evidence available to build your case in the strongest possible way.
Human Rights are the basic rights and freedoms that belong to every person in the world.
Human rights law applies to all action brought by public bodies whether the public body is the Government, the Courts, regulators, NHS organisations, local authorities, defence forces, the police, or the prison services. You may be looking for compensation, an official apology or to simply have things put right. Find out how our experienced team based in Kent can help.
Family law and childcare issues are often very sensitive, whether you are facing a divorce, separation, issues involving children, or are the victim of domestic violence or abuse in Kent.
Our solicitors understand that when an individual experiences difficulty in their private or family life a compassionate approach to resolving family disputes is required.
Equality & Discrimination law focuses on fairness in the workplace and in the public sphere. The aim of the Equality Act 2010 is to improve equal opportunities and fairness for employees and job applicants, and disabled individuals in decisions taken by public bodies.
The right to freedom from discrimination is contained in Article 14 of the ECHR. This means that it is illegal to discriminate on any grounds, including sex, race, language, religion, political beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, and disability.
If you have experienced discrimination in Kent because of any of these personal attributes, you may be able to make an equality and discrimination claim.
If unsolvable disputes arise between people who are responsible for making important decisions about a person lacking mental capacity, it may be necessary to seek assistance from the Court of Protection.
If someone you care about in Kent loses the ability to make their own decisions you can apply to the Court of Protection for permission to make decisions for them. There are a few steps to go through during the application process, which is where our expert team of solicitors in Kent can help.
Getting the right community care for you or someone you care for is key for a dignified life. Community care covers a broad range of subjects, but its main function is protecting access to health and social services from the NHS and Local Authorities for vulnerable individuals.
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Our firm in Kent is committed to ensuring that our clients are central to everything we do.
Our Kent solicitors are fully trained and provided with the correct resources for your case
When assigning the right person to your case we will take into account your needs, expectations and budget.
Our firm is regularly audited to ensure we maintain the high standards required to maintain the quality marks we hold. We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.