Dr Alex Newbury is conducting research into the impact of legal funding cuts on the increase in number of individual court users representing themselves (litigants in person), and consequently, upon the court process and on court staff. Working with Dr Sarah Moore from the University of Bath, Newbury will be using a combination of primary and secondary research to capture experiences and views about this under-researched area.
This research project began in 2015 and is ongoing.
The objectives of this research project are to:
The research project is ongoing; output, findings and impact will be updated in due course.