Court of Protection Practice (with CD-ROM) 2020
Why should you buy Court of Protection Practice (with CD-ROM) 2020
This popular major work provides a detailed and authoritative guide to the enhanced jurisdiction with a similar style and format to The Family Court Practice and Civil Court Service.
Written by a team of lawyers involved in the implementation of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Court of Protection Practice provides valuable procedural guidance for all judges hearing cases in the Court of Protection.
Court of Protection Practice retains its well-established format as the leading court reference work governing this fast-developing jurisdiction, with a status akin to its sister publication The Red Book. This new edition has been further enhanced and updated throughout, thus ensuring that practitioners have all the latest developments at their fingertips.
What’s New for 2020?
- The latest case summaries
- Detailed analysis and practical guidance on all recent case law and procedural developments
- Commentary on the forthcoming Liberty Protection Safeguards
- New notes on Personal Welfare Deputyship
- A new Precedent for order in a repatriation-type case
As the jurisdiction evolves, it is vital for practitioners to have up-to-date information in order to act efficiently and accurately for clients.
Editors and Contributors
Consulting Editor: Gordon R Ashton OBE, Retired District Judge and Nominated Judge of the Court of Protection
General Editor: The Rt Hon Lord Justice Baker
Senior Contributing Editor: His Honour Judge Marc Marin, Central Family Court and the Court of Protection
Contributors: James Beck, Senior Solicitor, Office of the Official Solicitor and Public Trustee; Annabel Lee, Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers; Claire van Overdijk, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers; LLM teaching fellow, Faculty of Laws, University College London; Alex Ruck Keene, Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers, Honorary Research Lecturer at the University of Manchester, Wellcome Research Fellow and Visiting Lecturer at Kings College London; Dr Lucy Series, Research Associate, School of Law and Politics, Cardiff University; Martin Terrell, Partner, Warners Solicitors
International Contributors: Adrian D Ward MBE, Enrolled solicitor, Expert Adviser, Centre for Mental Health and Capacity Law, Edinburgh, Napier University; Research Affiliate, Essex Autonomy Project
Past Contributors: Richard Frimston, Consultant, Russell-Cooke LLP; Penny Letts, OBE, Policy Consultant, former editor of the Elder Law Journal; Laurence Oates, Official Solicitor to the Supreme Court 1999–2006