Our Sexual Harassment Legal Service provides information, advice, and representation to women who have encountered sexual harassment in the workplace, online and in further education.
Sexual harassment is broadly defined as unwanted conduct of a sexual nature. It is predominantly experienced by women and perpetrated by men, which is why we consider it to be a form of gender based violence. Some examples of sexual harassment include:
Our blog explains more about what sexual harassment
For legal information about a case of sexual harassment, call our helpline on:
08088 010 789, open every Thursday, 5pm to 8pm.
To get specific advice, you can make an appointment with our solicitor.
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We are able to take on some cases to provide legal advice and representation.
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We are in the process of developing guides that will explain the legal options available in relation to the various types of sexual harassment.
Sarah Mennie is our specialist sexual harassment solicitor. You can read more about her here.
This project is funded by the Justice and Equality Fund administered by Rosa, which aims to end sexual harassment. The SWRC has been granted funding to create this specialist legal service, and to develop information resources, training and policy work to challenge sexual harassment in Scotland.