Legal Aid & Advisory Authority
The Legal Aid & Advisory Authority (LAAA) was established by the Legal Aid & Advisory Act 25 of 1976. The Legal Aid & Advisory Authority Offers:
- Legal Advice; and
- Representation to persons eligible under the provisions of the Act.
Legal Advice is given on all general areas of Law, Criminal and Civil Matters including Family and Property Matters and Applications for the Grant of Letters of Administration or Probate where the value of the estate does not exceed $100,000.00 in value.
To be a dynamic organization delivering quality accessible Legal Service.
To make our legal services accessible to persons of moderate means through Loyal and competent staff in a timely and professional manner, within An environment in which both staff and clients are highly valued and Advancing and fostering linkages and networks with relevant social service providers.
Legal Aid & Advisory Authority Board:
|Mr. Chateram Sinanan||Director/Chairman|
|Mr. Kemrajh Harrikissoon||Member|
|Mrs. Rhonda-Ann Parris De Freitas||Member|
|Mr. Anand Singh||Member|
|Ms. Claire Blandin||Member|
Senior Administrative Staff
|Ms. Nancy A. Arneaud||Secretary to the Authority|
|Mr. Richard Ragoobarsingh||Legal Officer|
|Ms. Pauline Sifontes||Human Resource Specialist|
|Mr. Sevnarine Mangroo||Administrative Officer II|
|Ms. Tricia James||Accountant II|
|Ms. Hadassah Jackson||Office Manager San Fernando Office|
|Ms. Roxanne Williams-Frederick||Office Manager Arima Office|
The Legal Aid and Advisory Authority can be contacted at:The Legal Aid & Advisory Authority
Corner, Edward & Oxford Streets
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago W.I.
Hours of Operation:
- Monday – Thursday: 8:00am to 04:15p.m.
- Monday – Friday 08:00 to 04:00 p.m.
Tel: 1(868) 625-0454/625-3215/627 7701
Fax: 1(868) 625-9429