Mental Capacity

Mental Capacity Law

Chambers’ Court of Protection team is at the forefront of the developing jurisdiction of the Court of Protection, due in part to its historic strength in public and mental health law. Members are frequently instructed on behalf of claimants, relatives, statutory agencies, private bodies and the Official Solicitor in cases concerning welfare, financial and serious medical treatment decisions, and the deprivation of liberty safeguards. Chambers UK notes that 39 Essex Chambers is “widely regarded as having the biggest and best health and welfare team in London or anywhere else”.

Mental Capacity Cases

Mental Capacity Reports/Newsletters

Mental Capacity Law articles

Mental Capacity Guidance notes

 

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Guidance Note: Relevant Information for Different Categories of Decisions – May 2021

This guidance note sits alongside our guidance note on carrying out and recording capacity assessments, and is designed to assist social workers and those working in frontline clinical settings when… Read more »

24/05/2021 | News, Newsletters

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