When someone loses mental capacity and has not prepared a Lasting Power of Attorney to manage his/ her affairs, the Court of Protection will appoint someone to manage their property and finances. This person is known as a Court of Protection Deputy.
In most cases a close family member will become the Court of Protection Deputy, but there are circumstances when it is preferred to appoint a professional person, usually a solicitor.
Andrew Isaacs Law act as Professional Deputy for many clients. Our role as Court of Protection Deputy, is to ensure that our clients have everything they need to enhance the quality of their lives, e.g., accommodation, care, therapies, equipment, and to ensure they are empowered to make choices and be involved in decisions as much as possible.
Andrew Isaacs Law are supervised by the Office of the Public Guardian and the amount we can charge for our services is decided by the Court.
The relationship between a Professional Deputy and the client is very personal and can last for many years and we pride ourselves on building close personal relationships with our clients.
Contact us today to arrange a consultation.