Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Ceisteanna (73)

Catherine Murphy

Ceist:

73. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of persons working for the Legal Aid Board that are unpaid and-or receive expenses only and-or are classified as intern in 2017, 2018 and to date in 2019; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41363/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Justice)

I have requested the information sought by the Deputy from the Legal Aid Board and they have provided the following information regarding the number of persons concerned: 

Date

Nos.

2017

11

2018

7

2019

21

This includes volunteer solicitors, volunteer paralegals, volunteer secondary school students and volunteer third level students.