Tom Sharkey, Partner and head of our Court of Protection team, has been named among the first 30 lawyers appointed to the Law Society’s more…
Court of Protection Downloads + Factsheets
Guide to Court of Protection + Deputyship
If someone close to you has lost mental capacity, you can apply to the Court of Protection to become their Deputy.
Guide to Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA)
If you're worried about losing mental capacity, a LPA allows you to appoint someone to make decisions on your behalf.
Acting as a ‘Certificate Provider’
The role of the ‘Certificate Provider’ is to make sure that the person making the Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is mentally capable of doing so and isn’t being placed under any pressure.