A complete list of the services we offer:

Mental Health Act

  • Representation at Mental Health Tribunals
  • Advice on s.117 entitlements

Court of Protection

  • Applications to¬†appoint deputies for property and financial affairs
  • Applications to appoint welfare deputies
  • Representation in the Court of Protection to make best interests decisions

Deprivation of Liberty

  • Challenges in the Court of Protection under s.21A Mental Capacity Act
  • Advice and assistance to advocates, RPRs and family members
  • Claims for breaches of Article 5 ECHR for unlawful deprivation of liberty

Lasting Powers of Attorney

  • Advice on and preparation of lasting powers of attorney for finances and welfare
  • Completion of certificate of capacity
  • Registration of lasting and enduring powers of attorney

Wills and Probate

  • Advice on and drafting of wills for individuals and couples
  • Applications for grants of probate
  • Administration of estates, as executors or advising lay executors
  • Completion of estate accounts

Family

  • Divorce and Judicial separation proceedings
  • Dissolution of Civil Partnerships
  • Complex children matters
  • Negotiating financial settlements
  • Pre-nuptial and co-habitation agreements
  • Declarations of Trusts for couples buying a house together

Care Homes

  • Advice on eligibility for continuing healthcare funding
  • Appeals for retrospective funding
  • Complaints about care home standards and practices