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  • Legal Aid

Request to appoint a lawyer to defend indigent people 

This service enables indigent people to apply for the appointment of a lawyer to defend them in all stages of litigation before ADJD courts, subject to the set applicable standards.

  • Service lifecycle
  • Submit the application and the required documents through available channels
  •  Meet the competent employee to examine the request
  • Application is presented to the competent committee for approval.
  • Applicant is contacted later to inform him about the details of the lawyer appointed, in case of approval

  • Documents Required
  •  Emirates ID (for citizens and expats)
  •  Passport and Residence Visa (for expats)
  •  Statement of claim / referral order ( where applicable)
  •  Court judgements/ minutes of hearings  ( where applicable)
  •  Affirmation of unemployment
  •  Salary certificate
  •  Certificate of service termination


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Free of charge ​

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Please contact the Abu Dhai Judiciary Department contact center at 800 2353 or email info@adjd.gov.ae

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