Law Society, 'Practice note: Accredited Legal Representatives in the Court of Protection' (10/11/17)

This practice note includes detailed advice on: (1) the role of an Accredited Legal Representative; (2) communicating with and taking instructions from your client; (3) representing P and ensuring P’s effective participation; (4) your duties of confidentiality and disclosure; (5) good practice in the Court of Protection; (6) funding of P’s legal costs; (7) applications under s21A Mental Capacity Act 2005; (8) other issues e.g. breach of the HRA 1998.

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Law Society, 'Practice note: Accredited Legal Representatives in the Court of Protection' (10/11/17)