Re Black [2013] MHLO 20 (LPA)

The donor, a solicitor, appointed A and B as attorneys, to act jointly and severally. She imposed the following restriction: "A has been appointed solely to manage ABC Solicitors to enable continuing management of the Practice. B has been appointed to deal with all other financial matters both personal and business related, which do not specifically require a Solicitor of the Supreme Court." On the application of the Public Guardian the restriction was severed because it was incompatible with a joint and several appointment. [OPG summary - LPA case.]


Summary from OPG section of Justice website.

Case title: Re Black (an order of the Senior Judge made on 11 January 2013)

Listed under heading: Severance of restrictions incompatible with a Property and Financial Affairs LPA

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Summary on OPG section of Justice website . This is a link to an archived version of the web page (archived on 6/10/14).