Recent Features and Opinion
Caroline Bielanska reviews the safeguarding responsibilities of solicitors, and how to navigate related client and legal duties when looking to prevent the risk of harm to any vulnerable person they might encounter
Bethan Byrne and Sheena Cassidy Hope look at how you can support vulnerable clients in getting married
The ageing UK population is increasingly likely to be vulnerable. David Mulholland discusses why legal and financial advisers should work together to offer accessible services
Roman Kubiak discusses the recent decision of Dunbabin v. Dunbabin  EWHC 241(Ch), in which the court found that a joint tenancy had been severed despite the absence of a notice.
Molly Hunter and Melissa Lesson examine the role of litigation friends in cases where a client has capacity issues, including fluctuating capacity
The risk of vulnerable parties entering into a predatory marriage is gaining increasing attention, both in the press and in the legal profession. Bethan Byrne and Sheena Cassidy Hope explore how new protections can be achieved through changes in the law
Paula Shea looks at advance care planning, the various options and how to prepare clients for life-threatening or life-sustaining situations.
Holly Miéville-Hawkins and Holly Chantler review some key welfare cases from 2021, and the implications they have for financial deputies and attorneys