Annabel Lee was a judicial assistant in the UK Supreme Court to Lord Clarke of Stone-cum-Ebony and Lord Carnwath of Notting Hill for the legal year 2013/14. She is a junior barrister at 39 Essex Street
This appeal raises fundamental questions as to the nature of the Court of Protection’s jurisdiction. What guidance can it offer us?
The Court of Appeal has confirmed that both domestic law and the requirements of article 5 of the ECHR currently mandate that P is joined to proceedings for judicial authorisation of the deprivation of their liberty