MHLA course: Introduction to the Court of Protection – 9 & 10 December 2014

This successful one day course has been extended to two days to provide an intensive introduction to this area of work.

It is presented by Sophy Miles and Floyd Porter of Miles and Partners LLP, both experienced Court of Protection lawyers, who have been involved in significant cases in this fast-moving area of law.

The course will be highly practical with a detailed case study. The course materials will include helpful precedents which you can use in your practice.


Day 1

AM- An overview of the Mental Capacity Act
PM- Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Day 2

AM- The jurisdiction of the Court: Rules, Procedure and Legal Aid
PM- Practical Case Study

Venue Garden Court Chambers, London


MHLA members: £300
Group bookings: £250 (for the third and subsequent MHLA members)
Non-members: £390


12 hours


Please note that this course is now fully booked.


All cancellations must be made in writing. If your booking is cancelled up to two weeks before the course, the full fee, less £25 administration charge, will be refunded. We regret that no refund is possible if notice of the cancellation is received less than two weeks before the date of the course. Places may also be transferred, at no extra cost, to another delegate if the original delegate is unable to attend.


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