Specialist assistance throughout the Court of Protection process
Wrigleys assists clients to support the Deputy and their family through the Court of Protection process.
The Court of Protection is responsible for making decisions relating to the financial and other affairs of individuals who lack the mental capacity to do so themselves.
Wrigleys are experts in making applications to the Court of Protection in these circumstances. We help people who are responsible for others or who may be worried about their own ability to manage their personal affairs.
Court of Protection Advice for Deputy and Family
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Our services include:
Advising and assisting where a family member or friend has not made a Power of Attorney and is no longer capable of managing their own financial affairs
Drafting and lodging the appropriate application to the Court for a Deputy or Joint Deputies to be appointed (whether the proposed Deputy is a family member and/or a professional)
Advise on further Court of Protection applications required under terms of an existing Deputyship Order. For example to:
Obtain authority to sell or purchase freehold or leasehold property.
Obtain authority to make gifts and to make provision for estate planning.
Statutory Will applications.
You may find the following article helpful:
For further guidance around the Court of Protection process, follow the article link below:
'This team is unique because of the people in it. Not only is their level of expertise second to none, but the lawyers have a desire to help those of us who have little or no knowledge of this area of law. They are approachable and friendly and that, combined with the broad range of expertise and exceptional level of knowledge in this area, makes for an extremely high level of service.'
Legal 500 (2021)