Alex Ruck Keene was one of the legal experts asked to give evidence to this committee, which has been tasked with reporting on the Mental Capacity Act 2005 by 28th February 2014.
To watch a video of Alex giving evidence please follow this link.
Alex has been recognised for several years as one of the leading experts in the Mental Capacity Act 2005. He is instructed by individuals (including on behalf of the Official Solicitor), NHS bodies and local authorities. He is one of the very few practitioners who has experience of appearing/advising upon all aspects of the Court of Protection’s jurisdiction (i.e. health & welfare and property and affairs, as well as its international jurisdiction).
He is also an editor of Thirty Nine Essex Street’s highly regarded Mental Capacity Law Newsletter, the most recent edition of which you can find here.