Private Client Section: Older or incapable client double regional seminars (February 2020)

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Download the slide and notes from this Feb 2020 double seminar which focused on support for older or incapable clients, and which was delivered by two of the top solicitors in private client law.

Seminar 1 – Court of protection applications masterclass

Speaker: Fiona Heald


Fiona’s Court of Protection masterclass provided practical guidance of managing client’s work with the Court of Protection and covered:

  • How to apply to for a Statutory Will
  • How to apply for a gift
  • How to apply for a second trustee
  • How to apply for family payments for care fees

What you will learn:

  • How to avoid common mistakes in making the applications to the Court of Protection
  • How to make Court of Protection applications for various less usual matters

Seminar 2 – Elderly client case law update

Speaker: Helen Clarke


Helen’s Elderly client case law update covered:

  • SRA Guidance
  • CoP News
  • PMB v TGT & another 2019 EWACOP6DXW v PXL [2019] EWHC 2579
  • Lawson Mottram &Hopton 2019
  • Various Lasting Powers of Attorney 2019EWCOP40
  • JDO 2019[EWCOP]47
  • Care providers

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