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:


15 February, Foundation, London
27-28 February, Panel Course, London (please note change of date)
6-7 March, Panel Course, Leeds
19 March, Refresher, London
27 March, Restricted Cases, Leeds
2 April, Foundation, Manchester
11 April, Legal Aid & Peer Review, London

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