Elderly & vulnerable care - Court of Protection

While you may be fully able to deal with your finances and property, family members or friends might not be. People who have a mental impairment, for instance through age, ill health or as a result of an accident often need someone to look after their finances.

The Court of Protection is a specialist court set up to help a people who wish to look after the finances of a vulnerable relative or friend.

Our specialist team of solicitors can offer advice and assistance on the options available if a friend or relative can no longer look after their finances, contact us on 0203 837 3658.

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Areas of specialism

  • Assisting with applications to the Court of Protection to become a Receiver
  • Acting as independent Professional Receiver for mentally incapacitated persons
  • Assisting non-professional Receivers in their role and obligations to the Court
  • Advice and assistance with annual accounts required by the Court of Protection

The advice provided to non-face to face clients will be through electronic or written communication only e.g. by telephone and email. Stephensons Solicitors LLP assumes no responsibility for, and shall not be liable for, (a) verification of mental capacity or testamentary capacity (b) verification of any undue influence or duress involved (c) the execution of any documents.

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