Solicitors (£24,000 – £28,000 – dependent on experience)

EMLC is seeking solicitors holding an unrestricted Scottish practising certificate with minimum 2+ years proven PQE in our practice areas of employment & discrimination law, immigration & asylum law and social welfare including housing law to work in our busy Glasgow & Edinburgh offices. For further information and application forms please email or contact: Ethnic… [Continue Reading]

The Ethnic Minorities Law Centre (EMLC) provides free legal advice and representation to individuals from Scotland’s Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities, as well as training and second-tier advice to Citizens Advice Bureaux and other advice agencies across the country, and focuses on providing bilingual and culturally sensitive service.

We operate out of offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh as well as having a number of projects which extend our services to individuals living in 11 local authority areas stretching across the country.

Our specialist areas of law:

  • Asylum, Refugee and Human Rights

  • Immigration and Nationality

  • Employment

  • Discrimination

  • Criminal Injuries Compensation

In addition to casework for clients and training for advice agencies in our specialist areas of law, we also operate telephone advice lines, awareness-raising sessions and workshops for young people.

For more information on all the services we provide and how to contact us, please use the drop-down menus above and visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.