Court of Protection

3PB’s Property and Estates Court of Protection team deals with a wide range of matters in this area of law. Our team regularly advise and represent parties in proceedings including family members, local authorities, deputies, protected parties and the Official Solicitor. We offer experience in dealing with cases at all levels of complexity, from hearings in the County Court to the High Court, as well as appearing regularly at both First Avenue House and the regional hubs.

Our considerable experience in wills and probate, trusts, administration of estates and family provision means that we are well placed to provide accurate and practical advice to our clients. Members of the team also offer specialist expertise in the fields of both Health and Welfare and Property and Affairs.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Deputyship matters
  • Statutory wills
  • Lifetime gifts
  • Deprivation of Liberty applications
  • Property and Affairs
  • Lasting and Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Medical treatment
  • Best interests decisions
  • Welfare matters including; contact, residence and care decisions.

Please see our family group pages for further information of barristers who undertake Court of Protection work.

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Head of Court of Protection Team

Louise Worton

Telephone: 01865 793 736

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Practice Manager

Tom Cox

Telephone: 0117 928 1520