LAO issues quarterly report for April to June 2012

Posted on: Friday, November 9, 2012

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) has released its report for Q1 2012/13. Among its highlights:

  • Total revenues in Q1 2012/13 (April to June 2012) were $97.9 million.
  • As of June 30, 2012, LAO’s total revenues were forecasted to be slightly over budget by year end.
  • LAO’s duty counsel has been providing more of the assists that yield results in the courtroom, such as withdrawing charges in criminal matters and arguing emergency motions in civil or family matters.

This is the third quarterly performance overview LAO has issued to increase transparency and provide timely data about the organization to stakeholders. LAO will produce these reports regularly, to provide the public with ongoing updates on LAO’s financial position, client services, legal aid certificates and lawyer payments.

Read the report in English

Read the report in French


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Kristian Justesen
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