29 Jun 2017

Court of Protection Seminar - Happy 10th Birthday to the Mental Capacity Act

Court of Protection Seminar

"Happy 10th Birthday to the Mental Capacity Act"


39 Essex Chambers 81 Chancery Lane London WC2A 1DD


2pm until 5:30pm


1:30pm - Registration

2:00pm - Introduction - Fenella Morris QC

2:15pm - Top 10 cases from the last 10 years - Jenni Richards QC (Click here to view Jenni's slides)

2:45pm - Big issues for the next 10 years - Alex Ruck Keene (Click here to view Alex's paper)

3:15pm - Break

3:30pm - BREAKOUT SESSIONS (Please choose one of the three sessions)

  1. Masterclass on Medical Treatment - Vikram Sachdeva QC, Victoria Butler-Cole and Dr Chris Danbury (Royal Berkshire Hospital). (Click here to view Victoria & Vikram slides) (Click here to view Dr Danbury's slides)
  2. Masterclass on Deputies (Practical guide to COP and deputies) - Fenella Morris QC, Katharine Scott, Julia Abrey (Withers) & Stephen Richards (Withers). (Click here to view Katie's slides) (Click here to view Julia's slides) (Click here to view Stephen's slides)
  3. Masterclass on Capacity and the role of 'P' (What have we learnt?) - Peter Mant and Dawn Whitaker (Lancaster University). (Click here to view Peter's slides) (Click here to view Dawn's slides)