Articles on Legal Themes


Going to court on your own, without a lawyer, is called representing yourself. There are things you can do to help yourself to prepare and present your case.


Are you struggling with criminal law, family law or social justice issues? Start with Nova Scotia Legal Aid.  Nova Scotia Legal Aid (NSLA) is "Here to Help" all Nova Scotians.

Are you an injured worker who needs free legal help appealing from a Workers' Compensation decision? Start with Nova Scotia's Workers’ Advisers Program.