News

  • Gifts and Investment by Attorneys – A cautionary tale

    Gifts and Investment by Attorneys – A cautionary tale

    Cases involving Attorneys acting outside their authority, through excessive and inappropriate gifting, or poor investment decisions are becoming very common. The Court of Protection has laid down helpful parameters for Attorneys on matters...

  • Financial Remedy in Family Proceedings: Maintain or Bust

    Financial Remedy in Family Proceedings: Maintain or Bust

    Very occasionally there crops up a divorce case (or more specifically, the financial element to a divorce case) which attracts the attention of the national media and gets whipped up into a frenzy due to the extraordinary facts surrounding...

  • Attorneys over-stepping the mark

    Attorneys over-stepping the mark

    Cases involving Attorneys acting outside their authority, through excessive and inappropriate gifting, or poor investment decisions are becoming increasingly common-place.The Court of Protection, which is referred cases from the Office of t...

  • Lin Whitehead appointed Panel Deputy

    Lin Whitehead appointed Panel Deputy

    On 1st June 2015 the Court of Protection published a new list of panel deputies. We are delighted to announce that our very own Lin Whitehead was appointed to the panel, covering Norfolk and Suffolk.The list of panel deputies is a group of...

  • Action on Elder Abuse

    Action on Elder Abuse

    Research has shown that elderly abuse, neglect, violence, and exploitation is one of the biggest issues facing senior citizens and it is a growing problem. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on 15th June 2015 highlighted the fact that nearly £...

  1. 31
  2. 32
  3. 33
  4. 35