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Block fee accounts coming soon to Legal Aid Online

Posted on: Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Lawyers will be able to bill block fee accounts on Legal Aid Online, starting Sunday, July 11, 2010. Guidelines and job aids for block fees billing will be available on Legal Aid Ontario’s website in the coming week.

Legal Aid Ontario is also committed to ongoing consultations with Ontario’s criminal lawyers regarding the roll out and implementation of the block fees program. Times and locations for the latest round of these ongoing consultations will be announced soon.

For more information, please see the block fees highlights page, or the FAQ. Eligible block fees charges and fee rates are also available online.

For further information

If you have any questions, or require further information, please contact:

Lawyer Service Centre
416-979-9934 or 1-866-979-9934
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