Posted on June 26, 2013 by



ABOUT: U.P. State Legal Services Authority was constituted under section 6 of the Legal Services Authority Act 1987. Hon’ble the Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court is Patron-in-Chief while Hon’ble Mr. Justice Amitava Lala, Senior Judge, Allahabad High Court is the Executive Chairman of the Authority.
High Court Legal Services Committee at Allahabad with its Sub Committee at High Court Lucknow Bench, 71 District Legal Services Authorities  and 300 Tehsil Legal Services Committees have been constituted under the Act. District Judge is the Chiarman while a Judicial Officer of rank of Civil Judge (Senior Division) is Secretary of the District Legal Services Authority. Senior Civil Judge of the Tehsil is Ex-officio Chairman of Tehsil Legal Services Committee and Tehsildar is Secretary of Tehsil Legal Services Committee.

Authority was constituted to provide free and competent legal services to the weaker sections of the society to ensure that opportunities for securing justice are not denied to any citizen by reason of economic or other disabilities.

CONTACT: Uttar Pradesh State Legal Services Authority
Jawahar Bhawan Annexe, IIIrd Floor, Lucknow 226001
Help Line Toll Free No-1800-419-0234
Telephone No.0522-2286395,2286265
Fax No.0522-2287972,2286260,

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