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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.

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.

Article: "Dealing with Capacity" - How the Court of Protection can help incapacitated people whose Wills have left them with difficulties

"Wrigleys is well known for its strong tax planning base, and for personal injuries trusts and trusts for vulnerable people including Court of Protection issues and deputyships.

- Chambers and Partners

"The whole team works well to service the client"

- Legal 500

 

 

Wrigleys Solicitors is a member of the Dementia Action Alliance

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Lynne Bradey

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Sheffield

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Lynne Bradey

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Sheffield

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Charlotte Dyson

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Sheffield

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Peter Clarkson

Solicitor
Sheffield

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Emma Irons

Solicitor
Sheffield

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Shona Johnson

Solicitor
Sheffield

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Jane Netting

Partner
Sheffield

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Ian Potter

Partner
Sheffield

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Austin Thornton

Solicitor
Sheffield

Breaking news… On the 14th September, the Law Commission published its report on Technical Issues in Charity Law

At 484 pages, it is quite a read, so we have summarised some of the key points below.

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Community-led housing: events coming up

There are a number of community-led housing events on the horizon, which demonstrates the growing interest in this sector.

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RSC improvement boards

Efficiency or a nail in the coffin of autonomy?

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Rathbones charity trustee training, Lancashire and Cumbria

Date: 29 Sep 2017

Venue: The Villa, Levens Hall, Kendal

Speaker: Claris D'cruz of Wrigleys Solicitors LLP and Anna Spencer-Gray of RSM UK Audit LLP

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Breakfast Briefing - 17 October

Date: 17 Oct 2017

Venue: Radisson Blu, Leeds

Speaker: Dr John McMullen, Partner at Wrigleys Solicitors

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Annual Charity Governance Seminar 2017

Date: 19 Oct 2017

Venue: Hilton City Leeds

Speaker: Sarah Atkinson , Julia Unwin CBE

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