Experienced specialists in Mental Capacity and Mental Health Law
We are one of only a handful of firms in the region who have both Community Care and Mental Health Law Contracts.
Our team are knowledgeable in all types of cases within these areas. They are dedicated to ensuring that you get the highest standard of advice and assistance.
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Mental Capacity Solicitors
Our Court of Protection lawyers provide advice and assistance to those who lack the capacity to make their own decisions surrounding their health and welfare and in relation to their property and affairs. The team deal with a variety of matters including: Serious Medical Treatment matters; applications to the Court of Protection including Section 21A challenges and matters concerning best interests. We are also happy to advise and assist family members.
Mental Health Solicitors
Our specialist Mental Health Lawyers provide legal advice and representation to those detained under the Mental Health 1983. All of our representatives are accredited under the Law Society’s Mental Health Tribunal Accreditation Scheme. We can assist with all areas of representation including:
- Those detained under civil sections of the Act;
- Those detained under the Act who have a complex forensic history;
- Adolescents detained under the Act;
- Elderly patients detained under the Act.
Our Mental Health and Capacity Specialists
How Can Switalskis Help Me?
We understand how upsetting and challenging your case can be. Our friendly and knowledgeable solicitors will ensure that your voice is heard throughout your case and will work focusing on you and your loved one's best interests. With a range of expertise across the firm, we can also provide you with a continuation of service and work with other teams to give you the outcome you need to move forward in life.
To speak to Leesa Hullah, please call 01924 882000, or send us a message through our website.