Alex Ruck Keene
Professor Penny Cooper
Dr Gareth Owen
and chaired by:
Tuesday 19th April 2016 – 6pm till 7:30pm
16 Old Bailey
Mental capacity is not just an issue for the Court of Protection. At any time, advisors may have reason to doubt their client’s capacity to conduct proceedings or to manage compensation awarded by a court. Lawyers in different settings will have to cross-examine vulnerable witnesses too. The legal, practical and ethical challenges posed in all these situations can be very stark.
In this multi-disciplinary seminar, experts will examine key challenges that confront advisors and lawyers, including:
The seminar will provide a valuable opportunity for networking and cross-fertilisation of ideas between practitioners of different disciplines.