Legal aid is an essential part of administration of justice. “Access to Justice for all" is the motto of the District Legal services authority Uttar Bastar Kanker. The goal is to secure justice to the weaker section of the society particularly to the poor, downtrodden, socially backward, women, children, handicapped persons etc. Steps are needed to ensure that nobody is deprived of an opportunity to seek justice merely for want of funds or lack of knowledge. To effectively implement the guidlines and direction issued by NLSA and SLSA from time to time, to provide legal education and legal aid to the deserving people as well as to organise Lok Adalats, the District legal services authority Uttar Bastar Kanker was establish under the legal Services authority act 1987 after the formation of New district of Utter Bastar Kanker on 8th of October 2006 in the district court complex .
At present Shri Narendra Singh Chawla District and Session Judge is Chairman and shri Achchhey Lal Kachhi Civil Judge Class-I is the secretary of the DLSA Uttar Bastar kanker . Shri U.S. Mishra Additional District & session judge Bhanupratapur is the chairman of the Taluka legal services committee Bhanupratapur and Shri Pankaj Alok Tirki civil judge class-II is the Chairman of the Taluka legal services Committee Pakhanjure.