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thepartners@wrigleys.co.uk

Leeds: 0113 244 6100

Sheffield: 0114 267 5588

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Austin Thornton

Email: austin.thornton@wrigleys.co.uk

Telephone: 0114 267 5588

Office: Sheffield

Department: Health & Care

Position: Solicitor

Areas of practice:

Austin is head of the Health & Care Department and deals with health & care, and Court of Protection matters.

Professional memberships:

Law Society

Associate member Solicitors for The Elderly

Austin is a Dementia Friend

Publications:

Paying For Residential Care: A Guide For Private Client Practitioners (Published November 2017)

Coldrick on Care Home Fees - Edition 2

 

16 Jan 2019

The OTS's first report on the review of Inheritance Tax

The OTS's first report focuses on addressing the "practical complexities" of the regime.

10 Jan 2019

Thinking of installing renewable energy? What you need to know about the Smart Export Guarantee

The Government is consulting on the way small generators are paid for electricity they export to the grid –what is proposed, and what does this mean?

09 Jan 2019

What is cohousing?

Continuing our series examining key community-led housing concepts, we look at cohousing as an alternative to more conventional projects.