MHLA logoThe MHLA is the professional association of Mental Health Lawyers in England and Wales. Around 80% of lawyers representing clients in applications before the Mental Health Tribunal are members. Find out more about us…

The MHLA does not run a legal advice helpline. Use our ‘Find a lawyer’ pages to find contact details of members near to you.

The following are the most recent additions to our website:


17-18 July, Panel (Accreditation) course, London
28 August, Foundation, London
11 September, Restricted Cases, London
14 October, Advocacy, Risk & Cross-Examination Masterclass, Leicester

The 20th MHLA Annual Conference & AGM takes place on Friday 22 November in Birmingham. Details available soon.

A list of provisional dates for the full 2019 training programme is available here.  As soon as dates and venues are confirmed, events will be open for registration here