Final Report on An Empirical Study to Examine the Impact of Legal Aid Services Provided by the Legal Aid Counsels on the Quality of the Legal Aid System in India’, prepared by NLU Delhi funded by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), 2019 (

  • NLU Delhi
  • July 8, 2019

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Final Report on An Empirical Study to Examine the Impact of Legal Aid Services Provided by the Legal Aid Counsels on the Quality of the Legal Aid System in India’, funded by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), 2019

For this research project, primary data was collected from 3,029 legal aid beneficiaries, 609 judicial officers, 1,007 empanelled legal aid advocates, 33 regulators including secretaries of District Legal Services Authorities and Taluka Legal Services Committees, 3,120 women respondents who were aware about free legal aid services but did not opt for them and 8,539 women respondents who were unaware about free legal aid services