Interim Principal Legal Adviser

Rhiannon Lloyd

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Biography

Rhiannon Lloyd was appointed interim Principal Legal Adviser to the Legal Aid Agency on 7 May 2019.

Rhiannon has held several roles within legal aid, including commercial advice relating to large-scale procurement exercises. She started in the private sector before joining our predecessor organisation, the Legal Services Commission, in 2002.

Most recently Rhiannon has headed up a Leeds-based mini-team in the Government Legal Department

Interim Principal Legal Adviser

Responsible for assuring the Director of Legal Aid Casework that our funding decisions are correct and defending any proceedings brought against the Agency or Lord Chancellor in relation to the operation of the legal aid scheme.