Legal aid - the Appvocaat
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This app is only available in The Netherlands and suitable for legal situations in The Netherlands only!

Legal troubles? In case you didn`t know, you don`t need a lawyer!

In many disputes before a court of justice legal representation by a lawyer admitted to the bar is mandatory. The Appvocaat will show you if and how you can solve your problem without the need of a costly lawyer and time consuming litigation.

This unique app can be used to address your legal issues at a glance. It also allows you to provide assistance to family, acquaintances or within your organization. You can easily share the solution you found with others that are in need of help.

Simply click and navigate and within a few steps you will find the proper organization or service to help you further with your legal question or to address your dispute.

For easy access you can simply search by tag words to find the suitable instance or organization to have your problem solved. The sophisticated search function will quickly give you the most adequate solution to your problem.

The extensive database includes
- All independent legal advisers and counsels in the Netherlands
- All independent organizations that offer mediation and negotiation in a dispute
- All independent complaints boards and ADR bodies that can ultimately resolve a legal conflict

All service providers, agencies and organizations incorporated in the apps database offer their services nationwide. They provide their services free of charge or at minimal costs. For the suggested proceeding before these bodies legal representation by a lawyer is not required.

Each entry contains a brief explanation, telephone number and address, and links to the website and a contact form. Just click and call, problem solved.


Why is there a Appvocaat?

In many cases, a lawyer is not necessary. For numerous complaints and conflicts there are special procedures to provide for a final decision without a time consuming and costly court adventure. Also there are many independent and competent specialized bodies to advise you in legal matters. There are also laws and regulations that stipulate a mandatory proceeding with the appropriate authority itself. In all these cases, a lawyer is not necessary and legal court is avoided.

There are more then 75 independent and professional organizations that provide legal advice, mediate or assist in resolving conflicts or ADR. For free or at minimal cost! The organizations operate nationwide. brings these together in a unique database. The Appvocaat easily hands you the appropriate agency or consultant. Lawyers not required!

Note: The Appvocaat is no digital lawyer, and contains no services of lawyers! The database of the Appvocaat is composed by lawyers and is updated regularly.

Content rating: Everyone

Requires OS: 2.2 and up

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