Leave means ‘permission’. Some steps in legal action require the permission of the Court.
Legal Aid / Public Funding
State funded assistance towards legal fees for those on lower incomes.
Litigant in person
A person who starts or defends a case without legal representation. Such a person is entitled to be accompanied by another person who may advise them, but may not address the Court.
A person who conducts legal proceedings on behalf of a child or a mentally incapacitated person.
The process of filing (delivering) documents to a Court.